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Stylized Cross


Artist Unknown (Syrian)


late 4th-mid 5th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Stylized Cross, Artist Unknown (Syrian)
: Three Late Antique Mosaics
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Mosaic (Do Not Use) | Mosaic
Size: 3 3/4 x 35 x 35 in. (9.53 x 88.9 x 88.9 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, Middle East, Syria
Culture: Syrian, Asia, Middle East, Syria
Style: 4th-5th century
Physical Description: Mosaic, stone, granite, on metal brace mount, stored flat; mount incl in msmts.; Byzantine mosaic representing a stylized cross in multicolors excavated in northern Syria near Antioch which, at the period of these churches, was Turkish Territory. Round.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Klejman
Accession Number: 69.78
Added to Site: February 28, 2009