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Hand Cross

18th–19th century

Wood and metal

16 × 6 1/2 × 7/8 in. (40.64 × 16.51 × 2.22 cm)
Gift of Milos Simovic
2010.239.1
Geography: 
Ethiopia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Orthodox Tewahedo Church
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased by Yale University Art Gallery from Milos Simovic in 2010

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2012.pdf (accessed December 21, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.