EASTERN EUROPEAN, RUSSIAN,UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CROSS, 18TH-EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Silvered bronze, 2” height with the cross beam above center. The beam ends with rudimentary crutches, embracing the five crosses in one concept of the Middle Ages. Emaciated Corpus Christi with the charges above and memento mori (skull and crossbones) below. Professionally refurbished with the silver surface restored on a Sterling silver neck chain for modern wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.