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Cross

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

CULTURE Coptic
MEDIUM Bronze
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 5th century C.E.
    PERIOD Late Antique Period
    DIMENSIONS 1 3/8 × 15/16 in. (3.5 × 2.4 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 16.368
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small bronze cross, undecorated, probably a fragment from a larger compositon. Condition: Good. Remains of lead solder at base. The cross is probably from the rim of a sacred vessel.
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