Set of 5 old cross pendants from Coptic Ethiopia.
The largest cross is old and is from Gondar, around 1900 and is made of an alloy of silver, copper and nickel. Size: 9 x 7.5 cm.
The little (Ankh) one is from Lalibela, made from an alloy of different metals. Size: 4.5 x 2.5 cm, circa 1950.
The classic, normal cross is from Addis Abeba, early 20th century. Size: 7 x 5 cm
The 4th cross is also made of an alloy of silver, copper and nickel and comes from Gondar. Around 1900.
The fifth one is from Axum, late 20th century.
All are made with the lost-wax method and are unique pieces.
- No. of items
- Very old Cross Pendants
- silver alloy
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Axum - Lalibela - Addis Abeba - Gondar
- Estimated Period
- Early 20th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 135 g