Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Mother of pearl
7th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
9/16 × 3/16 × 1 1/16 in. (1.5 × 0.4 × 2.7 cm) (show scale)
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
Mother of pearl cross as amulet (?). Large loop at top, details incised on face. Reverse plain.
Condition: Back chipped.
This item is not on view
Coptic. Cross Pendant, 7th century C.E. Mother of pearl, 9/16 × 3/16 × 1 1/16 in. (1.5 × 0.4 × 2.7 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, 16.402. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.402_view1_ICA.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), 2007
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