Iron cross as unearthed.
Ornate iron cross which has the interior of the orbs, and
the socket into which a wooden shaft was fitted, lined with brass.
Traces of gold on the surface indicate that the cross was once gilt.
Its origin remains a mystery. It was in the forge at the time it was
destroyed around the mid-17th century.
Reproduced by permission of the Archaeology Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland,
St. John's, Newfoundland.