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Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Collection Publications 10

Byzantine Figural Processional Crosses

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$20.00 • £16.95 • €18.00

ISBN 9780884022282

Publication Date: 01/01/1995


Related Subjects

  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • I. Function
    • Imperial Associations
    • Military Settings
    • As Sign of the Lite (λιτή)
    • Entrance of the Divine Liturgy
    • Feasts of the Cross
    • As Votive Offerings
    • Location
  • II. Iconography
    • Forms and Shapes
    • Figural and Aniconic Crosses
    • Images of the Crucifixion
    • Intercessory Images
  • III. Materials, Methods of Manufacture, and Decorative Techniques
    • Sizes, Materials, and Construction
    • Decorative Techniques
  • IV. Catalogue
    • (Nos. 1–17)
  • Glossary
  • Abbreviations
  • Illustration Credits

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