Gilt bronze. 1” height. Broad squared beams, the cross beam centered with a squared expansion at the junction. Incised cross to the front. The back recessed for the inclusion of a holy relic such as the hair of a saint or a splinter of the true cross. Actual cross carried to the Holy Land by a European pilgrim over 1000 years ago! Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certification of authenticity.