17TH CENTURY EASTERN EUROPEAN CHRISTIAN CROSS
Gilt bronze of delicate proportions with relief decoration of saintly vignettes at the beam junctions and recesses at the beam terminals. The top and bottom of the center beam with scalloped expansions. The back flat as with early examples. The surface heavily textured from burial obscuring the details. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold surface restored and on a modern gilt neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.