Woven Silk with Paired Parrots in Roundels Date: century Culture: Sicilian (?) Medium: Silk and gilt metal thread on silk, warp-faced plain-weave foundation, weft-faced plain-weave pattern Accession Number:
A BYZANTINE GOLD AND GARNET PENDANT CROSS. Circa 600 A. The rounded arms each tapering toward the cruciform central element, each arm with a deeply engraved foliate motif, the central element with four bezel set garnets, a thick suspension loop above.
Pre-Romanesque Turkey, Cappadocia, Ihlara Valley, Frescoes in the Greek Cave Churches of Peristrema cent. Typical iconoclast ceiling AD) There are supposedly twenty-five chapels and churches hidden in caves in the rock walls