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Ethiopian Nickle traditional Hand crafted Processional cross

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Ethiopian Nickle traditional Hand crafted Processional cross

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1800s
  • Materials: Ethiopian Hand Made Nickle Hand Cross, Processional cross, Nickle hand cross, Hand made, coptic cross, Nickle cross, Cross, Ethiopian cross, Christanity, African, Ethiopian Hand made, Jewlery, African hand made
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Throughout Ethiopian history crosses have played a major role in the ancient legacy of Christianity. No other country in the world has created a vast quantity of cross designs as Ethiopia.

Ethiopian Christianity has retained much of its early symbolism and the raw simplicity of the oldest symbols adapted by the church, The cross retained its purest form in Ethiopia, where it can be found in three principal forms; The processional cross, Hand cross, and pendant cross.

The processional crosses with hollow shaft mounted on a long wooden pole are possession of the church and monasteries. The Hand crosses or priest blessing crosses are possession of individual Priests and are held by the priest during religious services and ceremonies. Priests use their blessing crosses to bless member of their congregations who often kiss the cross to receive blessings. They established a place of holiness and salvation for the believer.

The processional cross is a vital element of religious practice in Ethiopia, serving as a powerful symbol of triumph, protection and represent the crucified figure of Christ.

Name-Processional cross item # LC-0001
Size-16.5 inches long and 8.5 inches wide in Wide

This Processional cross is hand made. The hand made nature can easily be seen in the small differences and imperfections in each individual cross.
Throughout Ethiopian history crosses have played a major role in the ancient legacy of Christianity. No other country in the world has created a vast quantity of cross designs as Ethiopia.

Ethiopian Christianity has retained much of its early symbolism and the raw simplicity of the oldest symbols adapted by the church, The cross retained its purest form in Ethiopia, where it can be found in three principal forms; The processional cross, Hand cross, and pendant cross.

The processional crosses with hollow shaft mounted on a long wooden pole are possession of the church and monasteries. The Hand crosses or priest blessing crosses are possession of individual Priests and are held by the priest during religious services and ceremonies. Priests use their blessing crosses to bless member of their congregations who often kiss the cross to receive blessings. They established a place of holiness and salvation for the believer.

The processional cross is a vital element of religious practice in Ethiopia, serving as a powerful symbol of triumph, protection and represent the crucified figure of Christ.

Name-Processional cross item # LC-0001
Size-16.5 inches long and 8.5 inches wide in Wide

This Processional cross is hand made. The hand made nature can easily be seen in the small differences and imperfections in each individual cross.

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