Pectoral cross; silver-gilt; with a cruciform field on the front and back, within a foliate border; obverse, a cross between the Instruments of the Passion, with inscription; reverse, two inscriptions, one from Corinthians chI v18, the second from Galatians chVI v14; suspension loop at the top.
- Made in: Russia
- Height: 70 millimetres
Inscription ContentUpb CŚOI
Inscription TranslationKing of Glory
Inscription ContentIC XC CHB boXIN
Inscription TranslationJesus Christ Son of God
Inscription TranslationBut the preaching of the cross is to those who perish, foolishness: But to us who are saved it is the power of God.
Inscription CommentCorinthians chI.v18 and Galatians chVI.v14.
- Inscription from: Corinthians
- Inscription from: Galatians
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Object reference number: MCB2972
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