Carved Wooden Cross

Cross, pectoral

Materials:

Wood and Metal

Dimensions:

H 2.75 in x W 1.625 in x D 0.625 in

Accession Number:

173.81

Credit Line:

Gift. Golitzyn, Tatiana Petrovna

Description

Carved wooden cross in metal frame. Crucifixion on front, Virgin Mary on back. On the sides are engraved the names Siluan, Makarii, Ilarion, Mark, Joseph, Ephrem. The cross originally belonged to Prince Vladimir Golitzyn (in monasticism Hierodeacon Dionisii, who died in New York).

History Note

Originally belonged to Prince Vladimir Golitzyn (in monasticism hierodeacon Dionisii, who died in New York). Given to museum by PrincessTatiana Petrovna Golitzyn.