A RARE ALUMINIUM PRIESTS HAND CROSS FROM ETHIOPIA ( No 3270 )

This is a rare aluminium hand cross from Ethiopia. Owned by priests for private acts of devotion, and for presenting to devotees to kiss. Has attractive unusual form with circular dot filegree work throughout both the top and the bottom. Represents the Ethiopian view of the Ethiopian cross as both the symbol of the crusifixion and the Tree of Paradise. In good condition. We guarantee that this item has been tribally used. height approx 25cms

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