Silver and Enamel Crucifix

Cross

Materials:

Silver and Enamel

Dimensions:

H 9 in x W 4 in

Accession Number:

183.81

Credit Line:

Gift. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan

Description

Greek freestanding cloisonne enameled cross; silver with green, blue and yellow enamel floral design. On front is the Resurrection, on the back is the Crucifixion. The cross was a gift of Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna to Archbishop Laurus.

History Note

Gift from Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna to Archbishop Laurus.