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  • The back of the crucifix contains an empty reliquary with a sliding lid carved with symbols of the Passion.
  • An early medieval reliquary from Littondale would have once been the precious possession of an Anglo-Saxon Christian.
  • The most treasured item in the procession is a copy of a golden reliquary said to hold a tooth of the Buddha.
  • The bones of Macarius, especially his head in a silver reliquary, were believed to work miraculous cures.
  • Fang reliquary head, co-founder of Sainsbury Collection with Guro dance mask African objects can be displayed in a variety of ways.

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