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Lot 0032

Description

  • Item: Large Antique Russian Old Believers Icon Cross Crucifix
  • Date: 19th century
  • Materials: Bronze, enamel
  • Heavy casting
  • Size: 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.

    Authenticity guaranteed. Certificate of the Authenticity available upon request.

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  • Location: This item ships from Pennsylvania.

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    Russian Bronze Enamel Old Believers Icon Cross, 1800s

    Estimate $300 - $400Jan 21, 2017
    Starting Price $1
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #21649 in Pennsylvania
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