Ethiopian Hand Cross (S)
Ethiopia: Blessing Coptic Hand Cross
of the Coptic Orthodox Church
Rare collector's item!Every ethiopian priest holds a hand Cross that he's constantly carrying with him. He is putting the Cross on the forehead of the believers and they are kissing the Cross. By using the traditional lost-wax method, each Cross has its own unique characteristic.
|Material:||Normally an aloy of silver, copper and nickel.|
|Heigth:||31.5 cm = 12.4 inches|
|Width:||10.0 cm = 3.9 inches|
|Weight:||433 g = 15 oz|