Bronze cast censer with scenes in relief from the New Testament (Annunciation, Visitation of Virgin Mary to Elizabeth, Nativity, Baptism, Entry into Jerusalem, Crucifixion, Ascension of Christ). The Entry into Jerusalem is shown here in the centre.
(Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos)
|Subject Terms||Byzantine art, Archaeology, censers, censer, bronze (metal), copper-tin alloy, casting (process), cast (process), carving (processes), carved, Byzantine (culture and style), entry into Jerusalem: people spreading their clothes before Christ on the ass, and waving palm branches (Matthew 21:1-11, 21:14-16; Mark 11:1-11; Luke 19:28-40; John 12:12-19)|
|Provider||AMSHistorica - University of Bologna|