Order of St. Sergius of Radonezh
Enamel, Metal and Gems
W 2.125 in x H 2.125 in
Bequest. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan. 2008
Cross with green guilloche enamel arms and emanating gold rays; in center, round enamel medallion with painted icon of St. Sergius, surrounded by 12 white gems. On reverse inscription: Смирением возвышаемый ("Uplifted through humility").
Awarded to Metropoltian Laurus (Skurla) on 1 January 2008 for his efforts in the reunification of the Russian Orthodox Church and on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
Inscriptions & Markings
Mark: Sofrino emblem - cross in circle.