The Gero Cross or Gero Crucifix ("Gero-Kreuz" in German), of around 965–970,
is the oldest large sculpture of the crucified Christ north of the Alps, and has ...
This monumental wooden crucifix was donated by Archbishop Gero (d.976). It
originally stood at the centre of the old cathedral at the archbishop's grave.
Apr 3, 2011 ... Continuing our Lenten series on crosses and crucifixion images. Previously here.
This crucifix is 6'2” in height and is the first monumental ...
Sep 12, 2014 ... The Gero Crucifix, thought to have been carved sometime around A.D. 970, is the
oldest surviving crucifix of its kind produced north of the Alps.
Sep 6, 2007 ... Stone sculpture continued to be rare, but wooden crucifixes such as the over-life-
size Gero Crucifix (before 986; Cologne Cathedral) and ...
976) has often been compared to this engraving, but the Gero Crucifix is a far
more powerful image and perhaps the most seminal wood-carving of the
Dec 3, 2010 ... I'm trying to resolve an issue regarding the Crucifix of Gero (c. 970, Cologne
Cathedral, shown left). The most recent editions of Gardner's Art ...
Jun 5, 2013 ... 4.1 Shrine of the Three Kings; 4.2 Gero Crucifix; 4.3 Milan Madonna; 4.4
Treasure Chamber; 4.5 Gallery of Ancient Art; 4.6 Bells; 4.7 Organs.
Gero Crucifix from the Cologne Cathedral, Germany. c. 970. cavetocanvas ·
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Gero Cross (976). The Gero Cross (Gero-Kreuz), in a chapel off the north aisle, is
the oldest surviving monumental crucifix north of the Alps. Carved in 976 in a ...