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Crucifix
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Crucifix


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Description This fairly standard bronze icon portrays the crucified Christ with attendant angels, a dove representing the Holy Spirit, and God the Father as the Ancient of Days (Daniel 7:9-10). Below Christ's feet is the skull of Adam, beside him are the lance and the reed with a sponge, and around the long horizontal bar is a short hymn in praise of the Cross.
Provenance [Purchased in Russia]; George Way Williams, Detroit, Michigan, 1919-1920, by purchase; Mrs. J. Henry Dasenbrook, Baltimore, ca. 1980, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1985, by gift.
Credit Gift of Mrs. J. Henry Dasenbrock, 1985

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Period
19th century (Modern)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.2616
Measurements
H: 4 1/2 x W: 2 3/4 in. (11.5 x 7 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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