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Inscribed silver chalice

unknown artist1726/1727

Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization

Benaki Museum of Greek Civilization

Inscribed silver chalice with cover and gilt decoration; an offering made by the chief master miner Stephanos Phytianos to the church of St George at Argyroupolis in the Pontos. Signed by a goldsmith named Georgios, it bears the dates 1726 and 1727. H. 50.cm

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  • Title: Inscribed silver chalice
  • Creator: unknown artist
  • Date Created: 1726/1727
  • diameter: 17.9
  • Physical Dimensions: h500 cm (complete)
  • More Info: Benaki Museum - Benaki Museum
  • Type: ritual or religious vessel
  • Rights: Benaki Museum
  • External Link: Benaki Museum

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