Byzantine Gilt Silver Reliquary Cross Pendant with Saints - Lot No. 0240

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Byzantine Gilt Silver Reliquary Cross Pendant with Saints

Antiquities - Byzantine


LOT 0240

Estimate
GBP (£) 8,000 - 10,000
EUR (€) 8,970 - 11,210
USD ($) 10,220 - 12,780

Opening Bid: £8,000 (EUR 8,967; USD 10,223)
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BYZANTINE GILT SILVER RELIQUARY CROSS PENDANT WITH SAINTS
10th-13th century AD

A gilt silver reliquary cross pendant with hinged suspension loop; to one face Corpus Christi with portrait to either side, 'JC XC' inscribed above, to the right 'MP ΘΥ' (mother of god) and to the right 'IWANNAC' (Saint Joanna); to the other face, Christ in orans pose with portrait to either side and one above, 'MP ΘΥ' inscribed above the hands, below the upper portrait 'ΠAΥLOC' (Saint Paul), to the left 'ANΔPEAC' (Saint Andrew), to the right 'ΦIΛIΠOC' (Saint Philip). 139 grams,14.5cm (5 3/4").

Condition
Very fine condition. A rare and beautiful example.

Provenance
Property of a professional Austrian gentleman; part of his private collection since the 1990s.

Date
Tuesday 4th September 2018 to Monday 10th September 2018: Ancient Art, Antiquities & Coins

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