London, South Kensington
14 June 2006
A LITURGICAL CROSS
RUSSIAN, 19TH CENTURY
A wooden carved cross showing the Crucifix flanked by the Mother of God and John, God the Father above and Adam's skull below. On the reverse there is a representation of the Mother of God in supplication, with the Holy Spirit descending towards her.
12 1/8 x 6 in. (30.75 x 15.25 cm)
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