Kazan Theological Academy Badge

Badge

Date:

1908

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

H 1.75 in x L 1.75 in

Accession Number:

315.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Anthony (Medvedev), Archbishop

Description

Silver equilateral cross with rays between cross's arms. Central circle with image of Christ "Not Made By Hands." Badge attached to four-strand chain.

History Note

Belonged to Archbishop Tikhon (Troitsky) (1883-1963) of Western America and San Francisco, who graduated from the Theological Academy at Kazan in 1908.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: 84, kokoshnik facing left, ЯЛ in oval; ИА in rectangle