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Object description

  • Processional cross
  • Wood
  • H: 33.90 cm, W: 15.50 cm (H: 13.3 in, W: 6.1 in)
  • E67930

INSCRIPTION

"This cross belongs to Habte Giorgio. He gave it to [the church of] Saint Michael of Sarinko."

DESCRIPTION

This is a carved wood processional cross in a 17th century style. Further Remarks: Collected c.1968. Processional crosses were mounted on poles which raised them above the heads of worshippers in a procession or during a service.