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#869: Byzantine Cross: Archangel

Photo 869: Byzantine Cross: Archangel - National Museum of the Middle Ages, Paris

Photo Details

Photo ID
869
Date
2008-07-21
Location
National Museum of the Middle Ages, Paris
Description
Detail of silver Byzantine cross from the late 11th or early 12th century. On the front are relief busts of Christ, the Virgin Mary, St. John and two archangels. The reverse side has engravings of scenes from the life of Mary.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3888 x 2592 px
File Size
3.71 MB
ISO
800
Geotag
48.850392° N, 2.343999° E
Date Digitized
July 21, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 11, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes