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Pectoral Reliquary Cross with Inscriptions
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Pectoral Reliquary Cross with Inscriptions


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The cross carries inscriptions on both sides, but only one of them is partially legible at present.
Provenance Pete N. Nickolas ("Helios Old World Antiques"), Westminster, Maryland, [date of acquisition unknown] by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1987, by purchase.
Inscriptions [Transcription] Κ(ύρι)ε βοήθη τὸν φ[οροῦντα]; [Translation] Lord, help the wearer
Credit Museum purchase, 1987

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Period
11th century (Medieval)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2627
Measurements
H: 3 1/16 x W: 1 1/2 in. (7.7 x 3.8 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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