Greek cross


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Greek cross

A cross with four equal arms.

Greek cross

symbol of Christ’s triumph over death. [Christian Iconog.: Jobes, 386]
See: Victory
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Based on the plan of a Greek cross, the style is Romanesque Revival with Byzantine elements.
We see an astonishing Merry Christmas in the O's as symbols of God, who has no beginning or end, and in the X's, a Greek cross symbol through the centuries for Jesus Christ.
A museum spokesman confirmed these were silver and consisted of a Greek cross with the royal cypher at the centre.