BYZANTINE BRONZE DOUBLE SIDED RELIQUARY CROSS

C. 9th-12th century AD
Double sided bronze cross engraved with the Virgin Orans (Virgin Mary) with hands upraising in prayer. The other side depicts the crucifixion of Christ; with access to a hollow space meant for holding a religious relic.
An even green patina with nice detail
61mm height

  • Item no: L166
  • 1 Units in Stock

£225.00



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