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Archiepiscopal cross

Historical Examples

Having celebrated mass, he proceeded to the court dressed in his robes, and holding in his right hand the archiepiscopal cross.
Cassell’s History of England, Vol. I (of 9) Anonymous

The archiepiscopal cross must not be confused with the crozier or pastoral staff.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7 Various


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