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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 169

    A PENDANT RELIQUARY CROSS

    RUSSIAN, MOSCOW, 1760

    Price Realised  

    A PENDANT RELIQUARY CROSS
    RUSSIAN, MOSCOW, 1760
    The bars terminating in trefoil finials, the front showing in relief the Crucific on Golgotha, flanked by the mourning figures of the Mother of God and St. John, the Lord Sabaoth appearing above, blessing and carrying the globe
    3¼ x 2½ in. (8.2 x 6.3 cm)


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