Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DonauwörthHeilig Kreuz Chapel of the True Cross - left altar
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
The Cross
Particles of the True CrossDonauwörth (Swabia)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
German The reliquiary was probably made in Constantinople late 11th or early 12th century, but most visible parts must come from a later restauration in Germany
DATE
1st half 13th century
LOCATION
Donauwörth, Heilig Kreuz
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Rom und Byzanz. Schatzkammerstücke aus bayerischen Sammlungen, Munich 1998, pp. 131-136, no. 27
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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