Antique Byzantine 16th / 17th Century Pressed Horn Cross Pendant

Antique Byzantine 16th / 17th Century Pressed Horn Cross Pendant

SKU: Ch9

Antique, Byzantine, 16th/17th-century horn cross pendant, pressed in relief, with rounded finials and a suspension loop.

The cross depicts the Holy Trinity; God the Father with Christ, and the Holy Spirit.

The other side shows the orant figure of Christ with upraised hands and sunburst around his head. The three arms of the cross are adorned with busts of saints.

 

DIMENSIONS: 6.3 cm x 3.7 cm (2.5 inches x 1.5 inches)

 

CONDITION: In its original condition with a dark, glossy patina, it shows age and uses, with minor chips.

    $500.00Price