Cross in style XIV-XV century. The Face sheet:
Made Without Hands forthcoming Mother of God
and John Bogoslov, below - St. Nicholas The Wonderworker, inscriptions in Slavonic language. The Back:
Virgin of Pokrov (Protection). By tradition both the Cities of Constantinople (from the Turks) and Kiev (from the hordes) were protected from a hostile attacked by the Virgin who appeared over the city holding her veil in protection.
Size: 1 1/8" x 3/4", Weight 8,0 grams Optional:
sterling silver chain, gold plated, 18" length.