18th/19th C. Russian Bronze Three-Bar Cross, Hand Gilded, Enameled & Painted

$700.00 $350.00

Eastern Europe, Russia, ca. 18th - Early 19th century | A beautiful detailed enameled cast bronze three bar cross, with the crucified Christ taking central place, with smaller scenes in low relief detail surrounding him and creating the detailed, ornate effect that is so common to Orthodox religious art. The three-barred cross is the most symbolic and common shape in the Orthodox Church.