Large bronze enkolpion reliquary cross pendant comprising two hinged plates and an articulated suspension loop with vertical rib, obverse with Corpus Christi and small flanking figures, reverse with Mary Theotokos in orans posture and four nimbate busts.
Size: 10.2 cm L (including loop) - 4 1/16 inches
Culture: Byzantine, c. 10th - 12th century A.D.
Provenance: Property of a gentleman, acquired in the late 1960s -early 1970s.
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Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity
- Reliquary Cross Pendant with Christ and Saints
- Century/ Timeframe
- c. 10th - 12th century A.D.
- Good Condition, See Photo