Creator

Culture

Byzantine

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Approximately 3/4 in. diameter

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

2020.110

Description

Concave bronze medallion displaying the head of Christ, behind which are the ends of thee arms of a cross. The letters IC are to the left of the head, the letters XC to the right; around the top is the word NHKA. There are signs that the medallion once has a suspension loop. The back of the medallion is striated.

Provenance

Purchased from Tetragon, London, in 1992.

Collection

The Byzantine World

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