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Item:323989119597Cross A 222 – OUTSTANDING POST BYZANTINE PECTORAL RELIQUARY ORTHODOX SILVER CROSS w/ CHAIN!!!Here for auction is this Post Byzantine c.1400-1600 A.D. Low Grade Silver Mixture Silver(Billon) Pectoral Reliquary Double Crucifix Cross Pendant constructed from a hollow-cast back plate with a covering front plate attached to each other with two pins in purpose to safe the relic inside. The upper and lower surfaces are decorated with the Crucifix in amazing Byzantine style. The cross has been used to carry organic material, probably wood, perhaps taken from some holy object such as a saint's personal possession; the presence of a relic imbued the pendant with religious power. The cross is in top condition, professionally cleaned and the relic is still inside. The cross is set on a low grade silver chain. Intact and Wearable!!! Amazing decoration inspired from The Byzantine Orthodox Art. Excellent and RARE type cross!!! c.1400-1600 A.D. Total weight-58.9g; Cross Size: 55/42/8mm; Length of Chain-500mm; Authenticity Guaranteed 100% +++Condition:Beautiful Valuable Cross!!!, Provenance:Ownership History Not Available, Material:SILVER
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OUTSTANDING POST BYZANTINE PECTORAL RELIQUARY ORTHODOX SILVER CROSS w/ CHAIN+++