2255 – Copper cross-shaped 'Arras' pendant

Physical description:
Copper pendant in the form of a Christian cross, with a brass suspension ring. Cross marked '17 WAR ARRAS'.
Museum classification:
Spells and charms
Size:
31 X 14 X 7
Information:
This is an example of a WWI soldier's charm made from recycled metals. There are examples in other collections including the Imperial War Museum and the Scarborough museum. T.Cadbury, 6/09/2011.
Resource:
Object
Materials:
Metal, copper, brass