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Crucifix

Russian
16th–17th century


Object Place: Europe, Russia

Dimensions

10.9 x 6.3 cm (4 5/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

09.434

Medium or Technique

Metal; brass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ecclesiastical ornaments

Brass or bronze, double arms with winged heads at sides; inscribed around longer arms - The Crucifixion - of Our Lord Jesus Christ. We bow before your cross - We glorify your resurrection. Inscription on back (see first part of 09.431)

Provenance

1909, gift of Chandler & Co through Charles F. Bacon to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.