Cross from the Byzantine period – Authentic Christian antiquity.
Ancient bronze Byzantine cross – dates to around 600 A.D.
With five circles around it presents the five wounds of the Lord Jesus.
Early Christians and Pilgrims who came to Jerusalem would bless their crosses in the place were Jesus was crucified. According to archeologists and historians it would be in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.
- Size: 1″
- Found in Jerusalem.
- Very good condition.
This ancient Cross was hand stamped during the early Christianity period, the Byzantine Empire. In AD 323,
Zak’s Antiquities is the website of Zak’s fine art and antiquities. Located on the Christian Quarter road in Jerusalem’s Old City. The shop began in 1964 and has remained as a family owned and operated business till this day. For the past 50 years Zak’s Antiquities has sold ancient coins, antiquities and art authentic to Israel and Jerusalem.