1985.52.206

Amulet, textile heart shape pendant containing pieces of 'yrtos' [Easter Bread], with a cross motif on one side, and a loop for suspension. [RB 23/02/2012]

Place details: EUROPE. Ukraine. Kiev. Cultural Group: Christian Local Name: Unknown. Materials: Textile / Foodstuff? / Sequin / Cotton Textile Plant / Metal Wire / ?. Processes: Stitched / ?. Dimensions: Max H = 48 mm Max W = 32 mm When Collected: By 1931 Acquired: Transferred 1985 Other Numbers: 390

KEYWORD: Amulet / Food / Pendant / Neck Ornament / Religious Object / CLASS: Religion / Food / Ornament / ?.