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Processional Cross

Processional Cross from Monastery at Hagios Nikolas. Cross carved in wood; round base and frame; jewelled silver gilt filigree; divided on each side in six panels depicting in front The Annunciation; the Samaritan; Woman at the Well; Baptism; Hosting of the Lame Man; Doubting Thomas; Presentation in...

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Gift of Mrs. John Alden Carpenter in memory of John Alden Carpenter

18th century

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Metal; wood




Ecclesiastical ornaments