Compatriot of the Year 2007 Award
Glass, Metal, Gems, Marble and Soil
D 5.5 in x H 4.875 in
Bequest. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan. 2008
Glass/crystal globe containing Russian soil, with overlaid gold relief map of Russia with two diamonds marking the locations of St. Petersburg and Moscow. Green-black marble base. Оn base is brass plate with engraved inscription: Соотечественник года 2007 ("Compatriot of the Year 2007"). Awarded to Metropolitan Laurus by the International Council of Russian Compatriots and the City Government of Moscow in February 2008.
Awarded by the International Council of Russian Compatriots and the City Government of Moscow to Metropolitan Laurus (Skurla) on February 19, 2008.