Amhara. <em>Pendant Cross</em>, 19th or 20th century. Silver, 2 x 1 5/8 in. (5.0 x 4.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George V. Corinaldi Jr., 79.72.11. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 79.72.11_bw.jpg)

Pendant Cross


Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th or 20th century

Dimensions: 2 x 1 5/8 in. (5.0 x 4.2 cm)



Accession Number: 79.72.11

Image: 79.72.11_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Silver neck cross in form of a circle. Along the outside rim of the circle on the obverse are four half-circle forms alternating with diamond shape forms. The central area is pierced. There is incised linear decoration. On the reverse, the rim of the circle is decorated with a looped filigree design. Condition: Very good.

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