Byzantine bronze cross with engraved image of saint. Suspension loop. Age: 11th-15th Century A.D. Found in Balkans.

Condition: Intact, no repairs or restoration.

Dimensions: 89mm tall X 40mm wide

Weight: 29.5 grams

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