Double-Sided Pendant Reliquary Cross

A work made of silver gilt and porphyry.
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  • A work made of silver gilt and porphyry.

Date:

Mount: late 15th century (with later additions?)
Interior Cross: 6th/9th century (?)

Artist:

German or Austrian

About this artwork

On View

Arms, Armor, Medieval, and Renaissance, Gallery 238

Title

Double-Sided Pendant Reliquary Cross

Origin

Germany

Date

1467–1499

Medium

Silver gilt and porphyry

Dimensions

9.5 × 4.9 cm (3 3/4 × 1 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

1992.501

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