Creator

Medium

Bronze

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

2020.86

Description

The cross, with slightly flared arms, displays a figure orans, the bent arms occupying the horizontal memebrs of the cross. The saint (Mother of God?) wears an ankle-length garment, the feet being turned sideways. There is a suspension ring at the top. Said to have come from Bulgaria.

Provenance

Purchased from Tetragon, London, in 1992.

Collection

The Byzantine World

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