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Processional Cross

Date: ca. 1000–1050
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Silver, silver-gilt
Dimensions: Overall: 23 7/16 x 16 15/16 x 7/8 in. (59.5 x 43 x 2.2 cm) Diameter of central medallion on back: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm) Diameter of central medallion on front: 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm) width of arms: 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm) diameter of Michael medallion: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) diameter of John the Baptist medallion: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) diameter if Gabriel medallion: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm) diameter of Virgin medallion: 1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm) diameter of Uriel medallion: 1 15/16 in. (5 cm) diameter of John Chrysostom medallion: 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm) diameter of Raphael medallion: 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm) diameter of Nicholas medallion: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) height of gilded area at base of cross: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) width of arms near central medallion: 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1993
Accession Number: 1993.163

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