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Instruments of the Passion

or

Arma Christi

The Instruments of the Passion refer to a set of objects associated with the arrest, trials and crucifixion of Christ.  In this example, an archangel holds the nails that fastened Jesus to the Cross.

Instruments of the Passion on an Atrium Cross

Instruments of the Passion
or
Arma Christi