This pectoral reliquary cross, decorated with circles, comprises two outer crosses hinged together at the top and bottom. The upper hinge retains its pin.

(Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos)
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Subject Termsthe cross ~ symbols of Christ, metalwork (visual works), metalworks, Byzantine art, Archaeology, jewelry, alloy, alloy, metal, casting (process), cast (process), Byzantine (culture and style), engraving (action), engraved (action)
ProviderAMSHistorica - University of Bologna