MEDIEVAL EUROPEAN CROSS PENDANT NECKLACE, 12TH-14TH CENTURY AD
Gilt bronze, slightly over 1" height with the centered cross beam. The beam terminals as trefoils, descended from the "crutches" of the Jerusalem cross carried during the Crusades. Lined beams with four nubs at the intersection. Both sides fully detailed. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold surface restored, on a modern gilt neck chain. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.