A Byzantine bronze pectoral reliquary cross
Lot 343*
A Byzantine bronze pectoral reliquary cross
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,045) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Byzantine bronze pectoral reliquary cross
Circa 9th-10th Century A.D.
Engraved on one side with a saint with raised arms in prayer, the other side with a cross in relief at the centre, two ears of wheat on the short arms and four dot-and-circle on the long arms, 4in (10cm) long

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Victor Gulotta Collection, Massachusetts.
    With Artemission, acquired on the London market circa 2000.
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  1. Claudio Corsi
    Specialist - Antiquities
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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