Lot 485: Byzantine Reliquary Cross Pendant
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 11th-12th century AD. A bronze encolpion or reliquary cross, one face with Corpus Chrisit in the centre, medallions to the arms of the cross with busts of saints; to the reverse the Virgin Mary standing, medallions with busts of saints. 46 grams, 95mm (3 3/4"). Property of a German collector; acquired in the 1990s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine condition.