Silver gilt, Enamel and Gems
H 7.5 in x W 3.5 in x D 0.375 in
FRH Museum Collection
Pectoral cross surmounted by crown pendant. In center is round icon of God the Father painted on enamel. Multicolored gems inset into cross. Pendant attached to bottom of cross. Chain attached. Originally belonged to Metropolitan Vladimir (Bogoiavlenskii) (1848-1918) of Kiev and Galich.
Originally belonged to Metropolitan Vladimir (Bogoiavlenskii) of Kiev and Galich (1848-1918), first New Martyr of the Russian Church, killed by the Bolsheviks on February 7, 1918.