Amhara. <em>Pendant Cross</em>, 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)

Pendant Cross


Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th or 20th century

Dimensions: 2 3/8 x 1 1/2 in. (6.0 x 3.8 cm)



Accession Number: 79.72.26

Image: 79.72.26_view1_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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. Condition: Good

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