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Historical Archive: Sixth to Seventh century not more precisely datable
For fifth- to seventh-century objects, see 5th c., not more precisely datable.

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cylinder seal, probably Sassanian (224-651), crystal, Leiden A 1952/1.2. For other views see Leiden.
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Abraham and Isaac, banded agate intaglio, Sasanian (224-651), CdM Chab. 1330
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Dionysiac scene on Sasanian silver/gilt dish, 224-651, from Alkino village, Pernoll, MSHM
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Menas ampulla, ceramic, 6th to 7th c. Egypt, CMA 1999.231
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Menas ampulla, ceramic, 6th to 7th c. Abu Mena, Pushkin
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Sergios ampulla, tin-lead alloy, 6th-7th c. Syria, WAM 55.105
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Thekla ampulla, large ceramic, 6th to 7th c. Abu Mena, Louvre MNC 1926
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lintel with hare, cross, gazelle, and blessing from 6th-7th c. Cairo, wood, KM 0000.01.0192. For a detail see Kelsey.
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Merovingian quatrefoil fibula with Roman intaglio of Mars, from Heilbronn, 6th-7th c., WLM A1168
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Merovingian quatrefoil fibula with Roman intaglio of Mars, from Heilbronn, 6th-7th c., WLM A1168
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Abraham and Isaac, limestone, 6th to 7th c., Pushkin
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grave stone of Panto from Lahnstrasse 18, Mainz, prob. from St. Theonest, limestone, 6th to 7th c., LMM S3020
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grave marker of Gundebebius, marble, 6th-7th c., from Visigothic Santiponce (Spain), BM OA.9295. For detail see BM.
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Apostles, wooden church portal beam, 6th to 7th c. lower Egypt? Pushkin (Not available at higher resolution)
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Apostles, wooden church portal beam, 6th to 7th c. lower Egypt? Pushkin
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Adoration of the Magi (abbreviated), crystal intaglio in gold pendant, 6th-7th c., DO. For profile see DO.
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Angel at the Sepulchre, crystal intaglio in gold pendant, 6th-7th c., DO 58.30. For another view see DO.
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Angel with globus cruciger, engraved reverse, crystal intaglio, 6th-7th c., CdM
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Baptism of Christ, engraved reverse, crystal intaglio, 6th-7th c., Met 31.12.3. For detail see Met.
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Christ and the Haemorrhoissa, obverse, crystal intaglio, 6th-7th c., ANS 307
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Christ and the Haemorrhoissa, engraved reverse, crystal intaglio, 6th-7th c., ANS 307
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Christ Emmanuel, crystal pendant backed with blue glass, 6th-7th c., obverse, DO 50.35
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Christ Emmanuel, crystal pendant backed with blue glass, reverse, DO 50.35
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Christ Emmanuel, crystal pendant backed with blue glass, 6th-7th c., profile, DO 50.35
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Christ with names of archangels, amethyst intaglio, 6th to 7th c., DO 53.7. For other views see DO.
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Cross with Christ, lamb, and angels, engraved reverse, crystal intaglio, 6th-7th c., CdM M6606
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Cross with Orant, or stepped cross with trees, engraved reverse, crystal intaglio, 6th-7th c., CdM M4543
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Angels with cross (‘laus crucis’), banded agate, Byzantine 6th or 7th c., DO 47.21
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Angels with cross, inscription, banded agate, Byzantine 6th or 7th c., DO 47.21
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game pieces from Taplow, bone and copper alloy, 6th-7th c., BM 1883,1214.7
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game piece from Taplow, bone and copper alloy, 6th-7th c., BM 1883,1214.7
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silk, Eastern Mediterranean? 6th-7th c., Sens CT
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buffalo, silk, near east (Byzantine?), 6th-7th c., Sens CT B 38
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censer with crosses, birds, and columnms, bronze, 6th/7th-c. Egypt, UMMA 1960/1.4
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censer with crosses, birds, and columnms, bronze, 6th/7th-c. Egypt, UMMA 1960/1.4
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St. Peter, ivory (left edge restored), Gaul or Italy 6th-7th c., MRAH 3148. This work has its own page.
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Pierced disk with head of Christ from Limons, gold and garnets, 6th/7th c., CdM
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Eleanor Vase: crystal vessel Sasanian sixth/seventh century, or Islamic; metalwork 1137-47. Louvre MR 340. This work has its own page.
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stag fibula, bronze, Lombard 6th/7th c. KHM VI 3380
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conical brooch with snakes, bronze, 6th-7th c., OHM C230
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St. Simeon, silver/gilt, 6th-7th c., Louvre Bj 2180/MND 2035, which has its own page.
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Byzantine ring, gold/enamel/sapphire, 6th-7th c., SMB. For bezel see Berlin.
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ring, silver/garnet, 6th-7th c., poss. fr. Marchélepot, SMB MVFg Va 5041
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Meleager, Byz silver 6th-7th c., BNM L.56/113, which has its own page
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Entry into Jerusalem, carnelian intaglio, 6th-7th c., Bologna GL 176
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tunic with fishers on insets, linen and wool, 6th-8th c., Pushkin 6707. For detail see Pushkin.
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bronze lamp: cock, 6th-9th c. Mediterranean, Sch H931. For view with full chain see Schn.