Illustrations of Artifact Categories Subject to U.S. Import Restriction
Cyprus - Byzantine Mosaic with Geometric Motif
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Byzantine Mosaic with Geometric Motif
Type of Object: Architectural Element
Materials: Stone
Measurements: Various
Date or Period: Byzantine
Maker: Byzantine
Designated List Section: VIB Stone Floor Mosaics
Date of Import Restriction: 04/12/1999
Photograph: Department of Antiquities, Cyprus
Copyright: Department of Antiquities, Cyprus
Description of Designated List Category Subject to Import Restrictions:
Floor mosaics from ecclesiastical contexts. Examples include the mosaics at Nea Paphos, Kourion, Kouklia, Chrysopolitissa Basilica and Campanopetra Basilica. Floor mosaics may have animal, floral, geometric designs, or inscriptions. This example: Mosaic with geometric motifs, from the Chrysopolitissa Basilica (Agia Kyriaki) at Nea Paphos. 6th century A.D.
geometric design, mosaic, stone,


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