A BYZANTINE GOLD, GLASS AND SAPPHIRE PENDANT CROSS
Circa 5th-7th Century A.D.
With gold foil enclosing a white glass cross, one side with the edges of the gold ribbed, a ribbed wire bisecting each flaring arm, the center with a sapphire cabochon in a plain conical bezel, a ribbed suspension loop above
1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) high