Arts of Africa
19th or 20th century
Gift of George V. Corinaldi Jr.
Round armed silver neck cross with applique decoration and circles in each arm and in the center. At the top is a hinge and a small applique decorated superior finial with a circle in the center. There is a neck ring for suspension. The reverse side of the cross is hollow and the arms of the cross are filled with a hard substance.
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Amhara. Pendant Cross, 19th or 20th century. Silver, 2 3/8 x 1 1/2 in. (6.0 x 3.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George V. Corinaldi Jr., 79.72.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 79.72.26_view1_bw.jpg)
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