EUROPEAN RELIQUARY CROSS 7th-10th CENTURY
EUROPEAN RELIQUARY CROSS 7th-10th CENTURY

EUROPEAN RELIQUARY CROSS 7th-10th CENTURY

FNS8500

Regular price $145.00 Sale

Gilt bronze. 1 1/8” height. Symmetrical form with the center expanded as a square. The back recessed for inclusion of a Holy Relic, such as a splinter of the true cross or hair of a saint. Period of conversion to Christianity under Charlemagne and pilgrimages to the Holy Land. Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored for contemporary wear.