Jerusalem Cross with a Relic from the Holy Land

Creator:

Unknown

Date:

20th century

Medium:

Wood

Places:

[s.l.]

Description:

Wooden cross covered with plates of mother of pearl. The word 'Jerusalem' is written on the reverse. The four small crosses symbolize the four cardinal points and the big cross symbolizes Jerusalem as the centre of the world.

Dimensions:

22.5 x 2.5 cm

Subject:

Religion And Mythology, Objects, Religious, Cross, Mother-Of-Pearl

Identifier:

mmr_00265

Provenance:

Church of the Holy Cross

Classification:

Ceremonial Objects

Object Type:

Cross

Rights Holder:

© Costas and Rita Severis Foundation

Rights Statement:

The Costas and Rita Severis Foundation holds or manages the copyright(s) of this item and its digital reproduction. If you need information about using this item, please send an email to research@severis.org

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