A BYZANTINE BRONZE PROCESSIONAL CROSS
CIRCA 6TH-7TH CENTURY A.D.
The flaring arms each terminating in projecting disks at the corners, one side engraved with a haloed saint, the cloaked body arranged through the central transept, the arms bent and raised in prayer, straight and wavy lines at each end, a perforation at the base for attachment
7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) long