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Abyssinian Coptic Metal Cross

Auction:
2506
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Abyssinian Coptic Metal Cross, Ethiopia, c. late 19th century, with incised Madonna and angel imagery, includes stand, ht. 17 in.
Estimate $350-450

Keywords

Ethiopia, Madonna, Ancient Egyptian language, Christianity in Egypt, Copt, Coptic Orthodox Church, Religion in Egypt

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