Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
5th-7th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
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
Small iron cross. Arms flare outward at ends.
Condition: Good. Remains of solder (?) on top. Possibly a detail from a larger object, but probably an amulet.
This item is not on view
Coptic. Cross, 5th-7th century C.E. Iron, 13/16 × 13/16 in. (2.1 × 2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, 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, 16.370. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.370_ICA.jpg)
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