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Reliquary cross

Date:
ca. 1580, with later cross
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Gold, enamel; rock-crystal cross a later replacement
Dimensions:
7-3/4 x 4 in. (19.7 x 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.888
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on gold band at top: INRI
Guzmán family ; Señor Ricardo Fraumann , Madrid ; General Nogues , Madrid ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (until 1917; to MMA)
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