This is for the purchase of a single Pre-owned Religious Russian Orthodox Enamel Cross Pendant. Estimated to be from the 1970s based on internet research and on site inspection from a Russian Jeweler & Artist. The item in photos is actual item being purchased. If you have any questions, please message me.
*** This Russian Orthodox Cross Pendant has been verified for authenticity and material makeup from artist and jeweler Vladimir Malkin at his store (Vladimir's Collection) in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida. He and his wife own this wonderful store that is filled with Russian treasures and collectibles. Mr. Malkin is an accomplished jeweler and artist and is more than willing to show his many awards from throughout the world.
*** Here is his website http://www.vladimirscollection.com/#!about-us
*** Vladimir Malkin Credentials- http://www.russiantampa.com/ads/vladimir/index.php
> Please see photo for detailed description of an Eastern / Russian Orthodox Cross. Mr. Vladimir Malkin allowed me to take a photo of this description from his store.
> Materials- Mr. Malkin verified the materials for me to be Silver Plate over Copper; Colored enamel inlay
> Colors- Mediterranean Blue, White and Reflective Green Enamel;
> Age- Mr. Malkin estimates this cross to be from the mid to late 1970's
> No Hallmarks
> Size- Approximately 1 15/16" long x 1 3/16" wide x 1/16" thick
> Weight- Approximately 7 grams
> Condition- Nice condition- White enamel shows cracking and missing in two small locations (See photo); Back shows wear and discoloration from what appears to be rubbing- Silver plate has begun to wear showing copper underneath
> Pendant has not been cleaned; only wiped off with a soft cotton cloth.
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