Item: Large Antique Russian Old Believers Icon Cross CrucifixDate: 19th centuryMaterials: Bronze, enamelHeavy castingSize: 7.75 x 14.75 inches
In Russian Orthodox church history, the Old Believers, more accurately Old Ritualists separated after 1666 from the official Russian Orthodox Church as a protest against church reforms introduced by Patriarch Nikon of Moscow between 1652 and 1666. Old Believers continue liturgical practices that the Russian Orthodox Church had maintained before the implementation of these reforms.
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