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Cross

Date:
3rd–12th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
W. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
D. 1/4 in. (0.6 cm)
Wt. 0.3 oz. (8.5 g)
Classification:
Metal
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
10.130.1148
Not on view
Chauncey Murch, Luxor, Egypt (until d. 1907); Mrs. Chauncey Murch(1907–10); Helen Miller Gould, New York (1910; gifted to MMA)
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