Papal cross - curved version - Alloy

Description
Papal cross - curved version - Alloy
Belgium - 1964

In the Bible, the curved cross is described as an occult portrayal.
In 1964 it was designed for Pope Paul VI and was also used by Pope John Paul II The twisted corpus of Christ was portrayed as early as the Middle Ages.
This papal cross is carried on a shepherd's staff and is also called "ferula" in Latin.

Will be carefully packaged before shipping.

Lot details
Object
Papal cross - curved version
Material
Alloy
Estimated Period
1964
Country of Origin
Belgium
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
14×5.5×5.5 cm
Weight
0.6 kg
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