Late Roman-Byzantine Bronze Cross Pendant with Circular Finials

GBP 120.00

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Object Description

A fine Late Roman-Byzantine bronze cross pendant. The cross has been composed of four identical arms, each one emerging from a central circle, and terminating with a large circular disc. Inside each disc is a central circle. There is a suspension loop on the top of the pendant. The reverse remains flat and unworked. The entire piece is covered in beautiful brown patination.

Date: Circa 4th-9th Century AD

Object Literature

For a similar item, see the British Museum, item number 1924,1006.38

Object Condition

Fine condition, surface has some earthly encrustations on it.

Object Details

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  • dimensions
    H:3.5 centimeters

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Trent Park Equestrian Centre
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Oakwood, N14 4UW, United Kingdom

St James's Ancient Art
10 Charles II Street, Ground Floor
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London
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