Crucifix

  Crucifix

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Christ crucified on a cross in the form of a dagger.

medium: metal
technique: carved

artist: Moelwyn Merchant

St Michael's College Chapel, Llandaff, Cardiff
east wall of the chapel


The dagger is a reference to the prophecy of Simeon, that a dagger will pierce the heart of Mary.



 

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