Pillar cross, moulded at Gosforth on behalf of the museum

Pillar cross, moulded at Gosforth on behalf of the museum

Commissioned by the Museum in 1882

Original:

Pillar cross carved with the Crucifixion and scenes from the Scandinavian legend of Rangnarok
Anglo-Danish
Sculptor unknown
Late 9th century
Red sandstone
Churchyard at Gosforth, Cumbria, England