An important processional cross in silver with remains of the original gilding, set with four heart-shape rock crystal plaque and seven facetted rock crystal beads. The front of the cross is decorated with various tiny reliefs with scenes of the life of Christ, the back is engraved with scrollwork with niello inlay.
Spanish. 1st half of the 17th century.
Dimensions: H (with stand) 29,5cm ; H (cross) 22,5cm ; W 17,5cm
Beautiful mounted on a custom-made metal base.