Christian Orthodox Cross Necklace SAINTS, PRAY GOD ABOUT ME

SKU: 17.070

$ 125

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Christian Orthodox Cross Necklace SAINTS, PRAY GOD ABOUT ME 

Materials: Sterling Silver (925 grade), 24K Gilding, Blackening

Average weight: 11.6 grams

Size: 30 * 46 mm (including the bail)

Technique:  casting, gilding, blackening, handmade.

Symbolism and application of the item

The stylistics of this pectoral cross corresponds to the Russian crosses that appeared in the century. In a later period, various iconography appeared on such crosses. The pectoral cross has a four-pointed shape, close to Greek proportions, with a slightly elongated vertical bar. The beams end in the buds of lilies. This flowering of the cross traditionally shows it as the Tree of Life. The gilded circle in the central part is marked by a special, solar symbolism, as Christ is the light of the world. On the obverse, there is an image of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on the cross of Calvary. To the right and left of Christ, there are the images of the Theotokos and John the Baptist, above the crucifix, there is the image of the icon of the Holy Trinity by Andrei Rublev. At the bottom end, there is an image of the icon case of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker. On the cast ear, there is the image of the Six-Winged Seraphim - in the Christian tradition, this is the highest angelic order, closest to God.

On the reverse side, around the central image of the Guardian Angel, there are the image of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, Saints Peter, and Fevronia, Saints Blessed Xenia of Petersburg, and Matrona of Moscow.
This cross can be a wonderful gift to your beloved family member or friend, as it provides great power to all the saints whose images are there.

Why should you buy this item?
  • Bearing so many images, the cross is unique in its style;
  • It is made with great attention to detail;
  • The cross is gilded with the best quality gold.
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