EUROPEAN RELIQUARY CROSS NECKLACE, 7th-10th CENTURY
Gilt bronze. Just over 1” in height. Of 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. Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored and mounted on a modern gilt neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.