Amhara. <em>Pendant Cross</em>, 19th or 20th century. Silver, 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (4.8 x 4.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George V. Corinaldi Jr., 79.72.20. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 79.72.20_bw.jpg)

Pendant Cross


Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th or 20th century

Dimensions: 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. (4.8 x 4.2 cm)



Accession Number: 79.72.20

Image: 79.72.20_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silver neck cross the arms of which are in the Gondarence cross form. Extending from each of the three main arms are small finial crosses. The superior arm has a line in relief and is surrmounted by a ring for suspension. Condition: Good. A few casting marks visible on one side.

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