74 silver crosses of various designs: some are filigree, some are decoratively notched, some are of a simple cross-shape with incising. Two are possible gold-washed.
Purchased from Mr. and Mrs. Aurelio Cinquegrana, 1987
|L-897-65 || - || Old Museum Number|
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Christianity in the Middle East: Selected Objects Relating to Ethiopic Christianity (23 Apr 1988 - 24 Apr 1988)
Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)
[Catalogue, Exhibition] Curnow, Kathy. 2014. At Home In Africa: Design, Beauty and Pleasing Irregularity in Domestic Settings. : Page/Fig./Plate: Page 94/Fig. 5-11
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