Cross of Cong, Copper, gold, enamel, glass, silver on oak, Irish

Cross of Cong

Date:
early 20th century (original dated 11th century)
Culture:
Irish
Medium:
Copper, gold, enamel, glass, silver on oak
Dimensions:
Overall: 33 3/4 x 18 15/16 x 2 11/16 in. (85.7 x 48.1 x 6.9 cm)
outside dimension of base sleeve: 2 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. (7.3 x 2.8 cm)
inside dimesion of base sleeve: 4 3/16 x 1 in. (10.6 x 2.6 cm)
Classification:
Reproductions-Metalwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1906
Accession Number:
07.65.6
Not on view
[ Edward Johnson, Ltd., Dublin(sold 1907)]
Religious Art of the Western World. Dallas: Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, 1958. p. 8, ill.