Creator

Culture

Byzantine

Medium

Steatite

Dimensions

5/8 in.

Credit Line

Bequest of David P. Harris ('46), 2020

Accession Number

2020.85

Description

This very small cross is of greyish steatite; it still retains an original bronze wire ring, run through a hole in the top arm of the cross. All four arms and the center of the cross are decorated on both sides with incised rings.

Provenance

Purchased from Tetragon, London, in 1990.

Collection

The Byzantine World

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