Gold cross-reliquary

Gold cross-reliquary
  • Code:  ΒΑ 72
  • Type:  Cross-reliquary
  • Chronology:  10th c.
  • Dimensions:  Height 3.5 cm; width 2.5 cm
  • Materials of Construction:  Gold
  • Origin:  Thessaloniki

Gold, Latin cross-reliquary with trapezoid legs. On the top are preserved remains the joint system of the two legs. One side bore a gem at the junction of the legs. The second side  is decorated with an embossed cross with bifurcated ends and four studs