Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #340

Russian Orthodox Brass Cross

Late 19th / early 20th century partially enameled, cast depiction of the Crucifixion upon a cross having (3) crossbeams; having the Vernicle (Holy Face) and (2) descending angels above an inscription (“Jesus Christ”) over the central figure; other Cyrillic inscriptions; the lower end depicting Mount Golgotha and the skull of Adam; the reverse having engraved floral decoration

Estimate: $150 - $300

Hammer Price: $225

Property From: a Long Grove, Illinois collector

Dimensions: Height: 10 inches, Width: 5 3/4 inches, Depth: 1/8 inches

Condition: Very Good, losses to enamel; drops of candle wax; overall light wear consistent with normal use

Shipping: Leonard Auction will directly ship this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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