Lot 1003 - A192 Mobilier, Porcelaine & Argenterie - jeudi, 18. juin 2020, 14h00

CROSS-SHAPED PENDANT,

Byzantine, 5th to 7th century.
Gold. Each arm has a pentagonal cross-section, tapering towards the center, the ends decorated with fine pearl beading. The center with a sapphire cabochon, framed by a pearl frieze. The eyelet, likewise with a pearl frieze.
H 7.1 cm, W 6 cm.

Provenance:
- Auction Christie's New York, 13 December 2002. Auction 1164, Lot No. 664.
- Swiss private collection.

CHF 18 000 / 25 000

€ 15 790 / 21 930