Stone Cross of Goiás

This stone cross (cruceiro) dates back to 1901, and it was sculpted by Manuel González Perdiz. It has a platform with one step from where it is rested the cubic pedestal with a neck shape. The shaft is curious because it starts cubic, continuous in an octagonal shape and at the end it is cylindrical. In this part there are three figures over bases. The capital is decorated with leaves, volutes and small heads. The cross is cylindrical, in there appear in the obverse a statue of Jesus Christ with the “INRI” inscription, in the reverse Veronica.

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