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Headband, Initial A with a Bird
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Headband, Initial A with a Bird

Exhibitions Provenance Credit
  • Early Christian and Byzantine Art. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore. 1947.
Provenance Church of St. Nicholas Gropnicki or the Virgin Gropnicka in Ohrid, Macedonia [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Library of the Metropolitan Church of St. Clement, Ohrid, no. 49 [seen there by F. I. Uspenskii in 1898, church no longer extant]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, before 1931 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, before 1931

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2nd half 10th century (Byzantine)
ink and pigments on stiff, badly cockled parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
Folio H: 11 13/16 × W: 9 1/16 in. (30 × 23 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View


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