Triptych Showing the Forty Martyrs of Sebastea
Byzantine, late 11th - early 12th century. State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, W-299

A larger image of the Triptych Showing the Forty Martyrs, Byzantine, Hermitage Museum W-299.

A detail of the left panel, Triptych Showing the Forty Martyrs,
Byzantine, Hermitage Museum W-299.


Title: Triptych Showing the Forty Martyrs
Place of creation: Byzantium
Date: Late 11th - early 12th century
Material: ivory and silver (frame)
Technique: carved and painted
Dimensions: 18.5 x 24.2 cm.
Acquisition date: Formerly in the Shuvalovs' collection
Inventory Number: W-299
State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, W-299



See also Icon of Warrior Saints George, Theodore and Demetrius, Byzantine, Late 11th - early 12th century. State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, I-183
Other 11th Century Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers
Byzantine Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers