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Crucifix

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Brass or bronze with dark blue and white enamel on the background. The cross had double arms; five panels around the upper part representing (a) The Resurrection with Sclavonic inscription - Lord Sabbaoth; (b) The Entry into Jerusalem; (c) The Assumption; (d) The Presentation in the Temple; (e)...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.

Russian, 17th–18th century

Object Place

Russia

Dimensions

34.5 x 16 cm (13 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.431

Medium or Technique

Metal; brass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ecclesiastical ornaments