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Cross; carved wood; set in a silver mount decorated with niello, gilding and jewel settings; obverse, the Crucifixion and busts of four evangelists; reverse, the Baptism and busts of four evangelists; attached to a tapering, hexagonal, silver-mounted stem with a nielloed inscription on each of the faces; at the extremity, a screw-thread.
- Production date
Height: 213 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- On the Palouriotissa Monastery: G. I. Kargotou, "Ή Μονή Παλουριωτίσσης", Kypriakai spoudai 13 (1949) 47-81.
On the monk and painter Leontios: Chr. Hadjichristodoulou, "A Map of Cyprus in a Post-Byzantine Cypriot Icon", in: G. Tolias & D. Loupis (eds), Eastern Mediterranean Cartographies (Athens 2004) 337-346.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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