Byzantium, Byzantine period, 13th-15th century
Black schist, gold, silver, Overall: 9 x 9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.). Gift of Heeramaneck Galleries 1952.458
This cross is decorated with images of Christ Pantokrator (Ruler of the World) on the front and the Virgin Orans (Virgin Praying) on the back.
Baltimore, MD: Baltimore Museum of Fine Art; April 25-June 22, 1947. "Early Christian and Byzantine Art," cat.no. 609.
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