Byzantine Museum Athens

Department Archive
Collection Byzantine Research Fund
Reference No. BRF/01/01/01/235
Level Item
Place Byzantine Museum
Dates 1888-1890
Donor/Creator Weir Schultz, Mr Robert
Barnsley, Mr Sidney Howard
Scope and Content Relief marble closure slabs. Now in Byzantine Museum Athens. This is a preliminary drawing. It is annotated in pencil. See also drawing no BRF 01/01/01/241
Further information The slabs are decorated with relief motives depicting a bird in a medallion, rosettes, other floral and geometrical motives, parts of interlace friezes. They could be dated to the middle Byzantine period. Some the slabs might come from middle-Byzantine churches or monasteries of Attica.
Related records [BRF/01/01/01/241], Byzantine Museum Athens, 1888-1890