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Title

Bronze: amulet

Description

One bronze circle and cross in centre, seven 'petals', with back loop. Known as a 'Nestorian Cross'.

Provenance

Gifted by Alley to Canterbury Museum in 1937.

Physical Dimensions

50x45x21 (l x w x h)

Museum Ac. No.

C1957.922

Usage Rights

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Period

Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368)

Citation

“Bronze: amulet,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed August 25, 2019, http://www.rewialleyart.nz/items/show/245.