Rare gold reliquary cross found in medieval Bulgarian fortress – New Straits Times Online


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Rare gold reliquary cross found in medieval Bulgarian fortress
New Straits Times Online
The church was near the imperial palace, which covered almost 3,000 square metres, about three-quarters of an acre. The well-preserved relic, 11 cm in length and weighing 75 grams, which was made in Byzantium, depicts Christ on the cross, his mother, ...