medallion; pendant (neck ornament (personal adornment))

Oval pendant/medallion of brass depicting cross on obverse "CRUX SACTI; PATRIS BENEDICTI; CRUX SACRA; MIHI LUX" and cross on reverse depicting scene of mounted soldiers "AUGUSTANI CRUX VICTORIALIS... VISCO"

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