Artist Byzantine, Roman
  • Adoration of the Kings
Date between 8th and 12th century
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 1/4 × 1 5/8 inches (0.6 × 4.1 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.152
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W242, Level 2 (see map)
(M. Bing, Paris, France);
1926-purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Early Christian and Byzantine Art. Exh. cat., Baltimore Museum of Art. Baltimore, 1947, p. 116, no. 572. [as Early Christian, 4th/5th century].

Sandin, Karl. "Liturgy, Pilgramage, and Devotion in Byzantine Objects." Bulletin of the DIA 67 (1993): pp. 46-56.