Unidentified African-Portuguese maker
Overall: 18 1/4 × 6 9/16 × 13/16 in. (46.4 × 16.7 × 2 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Fund
Place Made: M'banza-Kongo, Angola, Central Africa, Africa
Not on view
Paper label on center section of cross, inscribed, in ink: Cross from / [Ol]d Portugese / [Ch]urch at / [Sa]o Salvado[r]
Anthropology of Religion, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 48, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 2, 2004.
Barbara Thompson, "The African Collection at the Hood Museum of Art," African Arts, Volume XXXVII, No. 2, Los Angeles: African Studies Center, University of California, 2004, ill. p. 28.
Susana Montiel de Colmenares, London, England; sold to present collection, 1999.
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