Crucifix

1931.03.0001

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Crucifix   (1931.03.0001)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Medieval, 13th century
Culture French
Location On Exhibitin the Europe exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 33.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 16.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.6 cm
Weight 165 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Gilding, Cast
Munsell Color Information Moderate brown (Hue 5 Y R 3/4 ) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

A Guide to the Greek Coin Reproductions from the British Museum that are in the World Heritage Museum Collection. NOTE: The "Guide" was compiled from information taken from: Head, Barclay V. A Guide to the Principal Gold and Silver Coins of the Ancients from B.C. 700 to A.D. 1. Oxford University Press, London, 1895. Hill, G. F. A Guide to the Principal Coins of the Greeks from Circ. 700 B.C. to A.D. 270, Based on the Work of Barclay V. Head. University Press, Oxford, 1965.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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