Crucifix of gero c. 970

Gero Crucifix

970

Why is it canonical?

This life-size sculptural work, carved from wood, is a major achievement in German sculpture. It represents an entirely new image of Christ on the cross.

Locations

Germany Cologne

Periods

Middle Ages

Media

Sculpture Wood

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Crucifix of gero c. 970

Crucifix of Archbishop Gero

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