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LOT 0170

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Byzantine Reliquary Cross Pendant with Saints

10th-12th century AD

A hollow-formed bronze reliquary cross pendant with hinge and suspension bulb; obverse with incised standing figure in orans pose, legend 'οΑΓΗΟC ΘΕΟΔΟΡΟC' (St. Theodore); reverse with central bust of Christ surrounded by the evangelists. 102 grams, 11.3mm (4 1/2"). Very fine condition.

Provenance
Property of a gentleman; acquired in the late 1960s-early 1970s.


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Auction Venue:
The May Fair Hotel London
Stratton Street
Mayfair London, W1J 8LT

Viewing from noon Monday 27th May 2019
Champagne Reception: 6pm - 9pm

Tuesday 28th May 2019 (Day 1)
10am : Lots 1 - 660

Auction Venue:
The Court House
363 Main Road
Harwich, CO12 4DN

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Lots 700 - 1400
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