Silver and Enamel Proskomidia Plate

Plate, Proskomidia

Date:

1908

Materials:

Silver and Enamel

Dimensions:

D 22.6 cm x D 1.7 cm

Accession Number:

49.2012

Credit Line:

Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2012-11

Description

Silver proskomidia plate with engraved scene of the Nativity of Christ with Joseph, Virgin Mary, Christ Child, and two angels. Along border is dark blue enamel inscription in Slavlnic: СЕ АГНЕЦЪ БОЖIИ ВЗЕМЛЯИ ГРѢХИ МIРА ("Behold the Lamb of God, Who taketh aways the sins of the world"). Between words of inscription are three engraved and enamelled ornaments.

Inscriptions & Markings

Mark: delta, kokoshnik facing right, 84 in oval; B. ?. in rectangle.