Late 10th – early 11th c.
Byzantium. Eastern provinces of the Byzantine Empire
7.6 x 4.1
Accession: 1970, Moscow State University expedition headed by D.A. Avdusin
Discovered in the unfortified part of Gnezdovo settlement at the Gnezdovo archeological site in Smolensk Oblast
inv. 105291, оп. 2538В/186
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