RUSSIAN 84 SILVER LITURGICAL CHURCH. 84 SOLID SILVER PECTORAL CROSS by GRACHEV BROTHERS, SUPER RARE ARTIFACT!! 84 SILVER, Maker's mark. The Russian Orthodox Cross (or just the Orthodox Cross by some Russian Orthodox traditions) is a variation of the Christian cross since the 16th century in Russia.
Although it bears some similarity to a cross with a bottom crossbeam slanted the other way (upwards) found since the 6th century in the Byzantine Empire. The Russian Orthodox cross has three horizontal crossbeams, with the lowest one slanted downwards. Nowadays it is a symbol of the Russian Orthodox Church and a distinctive feature of the cultural landscape of Russia. Maker's 84, Imperial Royal Imperial Master RUSSIAN Imperial - Goldsmith of Silversmith. Dimensions cross in mm approx.115 mm in the width. Dimensions cross in inches approx. 4.5 inches in the width. Dimensions chain in mm approx. 1020 mm in the width. 7.5 mm in width. Dimensions chain in inches approx.
40 inches in the width. 181.0 grams // 116.4 dwt. The item is in good condition for its age, and did not have any repairs. Lovely condition, with no splits or solder repairs, definitely no wear holes and no nasty knocks or dents. The interior is definitely original, virtually still intact and it has a.Excellent quality with good heavy silver weight and beautifully decorated. Typical silver with Cyrillic maker's mark and hallmarks of. The exterior has a finely detailed. Images of the Raised Jesus. The silver retains beautiful luster throughout. The best indication of condition is to study the photographs carefully. A fine set to add to your collection. SUPERB ROYAL HOLY MIRACLE CHURCH LITURGICAL SILVER ORIDGENAL CROSS is RELIGIOUS TREASURES. This spectacular Russian Engraving HOLY.
Was created for legendary milestone of Imperial Russia Era and was made with high quality Jewelry Technic. Lovely condition, with no splits or solder repairs, definitely no wear holes and no nasty knocks or dents, just a few little shallow surface bruises, really nothing much at all and a very nice example. The interior gilding is definitely original and still virtually 100% still intact and it has a wonderful period Engraved cross.
Typical silver with Cyrillic maker's mark and hallmarks. The exterior has a finely detailed engraved images of the graving ornament. HOLY MIRACLE CHURCH LITURGICAL GILDED SILVER CROSS. Was created for legendary milestone of Imperial Russia Era and was made with high quality jewelry technic by Maker's mark 84 silver, made circa: 1870 - 1900 years.
Unique Art 84 Solid Silver Sterling engraving cross shot as the cradle of the Russian. The HOLY MIRACLE CHURCH CROSS are essentially perfect. Petersburg, The Grachev Brothers, ca.
An incredible object de vertu, a solid silver Cross with Christ's Crucifix. The artistry and detail of this piece are incredible.Russian silver items have a variety of stamped marks - a maker's mark, an assay mark, and/or a crossed anchors mark. In 1896, Tsar Nicholas II issued an edict to reform the assay marking system and created the standardized crossed anchors mark, which was also used to indicate the assay of the silver in addition to giving the location of production.
This cross has a St. Petersburg stamp as well as a crossed anchors reading "88" Silver, come from Imperial epoch. Also stamped on it is the maker's mark, in Cyrillic, for the Grachev Brothers. Century to the early 20. Russian art of all kinds experienced a renaissance that is known as the Silver Age.
Russian artisans were inspired by the Gothic, the Moresque, chinoiserie, the Baroque, the Rococo. All ornate styles, replete with scrolling vines and flourishing arches. They combined this with the bright colors and rich ornament of Old Russian applied art to create a unique style of which silver items like these spoons are some of the most enduring. Silverware was produced mainly in St.
(which had more western European influence and therefore a more European style) and Moscow (where a more pure Old Russian-inspired style came from), but other cities like Kiev, Odessa, and even places as far afield as Archangelsk had silversmiths creating beautiful objects of art. The industry grew quickly, aided by art exhibitions held from the mid 1850s onward and the public excitedly snapped up the beautiful objects they produced. An exhibition in London in 1851 showcasing silver made in Moscow introduced the Old Russian style to western Europe and the renown of Russian silversmiths increased, with firms like Ovchinnikov, Kurlyukov, the Grachev Brothers , and Faberge attaining national and international renown. Represent the period of "Imperial Modern Art".Were Romantics, Realists and Impressionists. Antique Russian Highest skill "Church Cross" on 84" Silver (imperial silver marketed), Religious relic of Church Treasures, Christianity from 19th Century rare and exceptional 84" Solid Silver. Silver cross extremely rare, of shaped - circular form with applied carving border depicting religious Christian blessings of Christ. Marked 84" for silver and with the initials " for the maker.
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