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crucifix
  • Roman School
  • crucifix, 1400s
  • Where object was made: Roman Empire? (present-day Italy)
  • bronze on velvet
  • Object Height/Width: 6 x 3.2 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 3/8 x 1 1/4 in
  • Bequest of Alice Rohe
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0093
Description
Literature

Partially nude male figure (identified as Jesus Christ) hanging on a cross. The figure's hands and feet are nailed to the cross. At the top of the cross is an oval shaped medallion with text. Above the oval medallion is a hole.