Byzantine reliquary cross. 10 th to 12 th century AD.

Ancient Coins - Byzantine reliquary cross. 10 th to 12 th century AD.
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Period : Byzantine 10 th to 12 th century AD. 

Material : bronze.

Size : 60.3 x 23.2 x 7.1 mm.

Description :  Each side show a standing figure.  One one side the figure had it's arms straight out, and probably represents Christ.  On the other side the hands are raised and probably represents either Mary or one of the Saints.  The top suspension loop still moves.  Reliquary crosses were designed to hold a religious relic, such as a fragments of a Saint's bone, fragement of the 'true cross' or similar.

Condition : Intact with a very dark brown to almost black glossy patination.

价格 品种: vcoin890
US$ 245.00
  • € 199.04
  • £ 174.38
  • AUD 318.13
  • CHF 238.25
  • CAD 309.65

利率: 04/21/18

发货从: Canada
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