The Byzantine Empire, often called the Eastern Roman Empire or...
The Hippodrome of Constantinople
The Hippodrome of Constantinople was an arena used for chariot...
Theodora: A True Heroine?
Was Theodora I, the wife of Emperor Justinian of Byzantium (reigned ...
Bronze Coin of Byzantium
Bronze coin of Byzantium: Dolphin flanked by two tunny fish, 146-176...
Byzantine Bone Toy
This toy figure carved in bone dates to the 6th-9th century CE...
Byzantine Child's Tunic with Hood
Dating to 600-900 CE, this child's woolen tunic is dyed in purple...
Byzantine Coptic Spindle
Made in Byzantine Egypt between 580-640 CE, this wood and iron...
Byzantine Egyptian Shoes
Dating between the 4th-7th centuries CE, these shoes feature gilded...
Byzantine Empress Irene
Depiction of Byzantine Empress Irene, the wife of Emperor John...
Byzantine Empress Zoe
Mosaic from the Hagia Sophia in modern-day Istanbul (previously...
Byzantine Funerary Stela
Found in Egypt, this limestone funerary stela, dating to 6th or...
Byzantine Hat Worn by John VIII
This medal depicts John VIII Palaeologus during his visit to Ferrara...