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Medium: 
gold, enamel, gemstone, pearl, wood, enamel, metalworking
Dimensions: 
9.5" x 8.5" (24.15 x 21.6 cm)
Tradition: 
Roman Catholic
Place of Origin: 
GermanyLower Saxony
Date: 
ca. 1038 CE
Subject: 
Cross
ID: 
13147
Notes: 

Full captions:
(left) Ceremonial Cross of Countess Gertrude, 1038 or shortly after. Germany, Lower Saxony? Gold: worked in repoussé; cloisonné enamel, intaglio gems, pearls, wood core; 24.15 x 21.6 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund with the addition of a gift from Mrs. Edward B. Greene 1931.55
 
(right) Ceremonial Cross of Count Liudolf, shortly after 1038. Germany, Lower Saxony? gold: worked in repoussé; cloisonné enamel; intaglio gems; pearls; wood core;  24.15 x 21.6 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust 1931.461

For portable altar at center see MAVCOR Object # 13146