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Title: Μουσείο Ιεράς Μονής Κύκκου (Κύπρος): Σταυρός (Σ 1343)
Start date: 800
End date: 1099
Historical Period: Middle Byzantine Period

A hollow cross with rounded edges. It was most probably used as eulogia. This part of the cross shows Virgin Mary in the iconographic type of Kyriotissa at the centre surrounded by the four evangelists in medallions.

Size: 21.1 x 15 x 1.3 cm
Place: Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos, Cyprus  
Languages: Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Medium: alloy
brass (alloy)
Project: BYZART Project  
Fond: OUC Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos  
Physical type: crosses (visual works)
Material and technique: casting (process)
relief (sculpture techniques)
punching (surface marking technique)
Data provider: Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos  
License: All rights reserved
Rights holder: Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos  
Appears in Collections:BYZART

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