Medal Commemorating the Reunification of the Russian Church

Medal, Table

Date:

2007

Materials:

Metal

Dimensions:

D 2.75 i

Accession Number:

6.2.2008

Credit Line:

Bequest. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan. 2008

Description

On obverse: Image of Christ the Savior Cathedral, inscription: В память о восстановлении канонического общения внутри Поместной Русской Православной Церкви 4/17 мая 2007 года ("In memory of the restoration of canonical communion within the Local Russian Orthodox Church 4/17 May 2007"). On reverse: icon of the Vladimir Mother of God surrounded by grape vines.

History Note

Distributed to participants of the ceremony of the reunification of the Russian Orthodox Church on May 17, 2007. Medal belonged to Metropolitan Laurus (Skurla).