Order of St. John of San Francisco (accession number 13.2008)

Order

Materials:

Brass and Enamel

Dimensions:

H 2.125 in x W 2.125 in

Accession Number:

13.2008

Credit Line:

Bequest. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan

Description

Brass cross with white and burgundy enamel and gold rays between arms. Cross-topped crown on top. Round central medallion with image of St. John and inscription: ЗА ЦЕРКОВНЫЕ ЗАСЛУГИ ("For Services to the Church"). On reverse inscription: Западно-Американская епархiя Русская Православная Церковь заграницей Western American Diocese, Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia. On burgundy ribbon with gold edges.

History Note

Awarded to Metropolitan Laurus (Skurla).