Stock Photo: Cameo with Saint George. Date: 1100-1300; Culture: Byzantine; Medium: Jasper; Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/4 x 11/16 x 5/16 in. (3.2 x 1.8 x 0.

Stock Photo - Cameo with Saint George. Date: 1100-1300; Culture: Byzantine; Medium: Jasper; Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/4 x 11/16 x 5/16 in. (3.2 x 1.8 x 0 ... .8 cm); Classification: Lapidary Work-Jasper; Credit Line: The Milton Weil Collection, 1940 / Saint George holds a shield and a sword, emphasizing his role as a protector. Expensive cameo and semiprecious hard stone carvings for personal devotion were so highly prized that imitations in glass paste were produced for the general populace in Byzantium and abroad.; Inscription: Inscribed in Greek: Saint George; Provenance: Milton Weil Collection, Vienna

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