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"Ecclesiastical Ornament"

Russia, Late 17th - 18th Century
Silver, Gold, emeralds (17.96 carats), uncut diamonds (3.64 carats), sapphire (71.76 carats), rubies (10.48 carats), garnets (.92 grams), enamel
8 1/8 x 3 1/4 in (20.6 x 8.2 cm)
For the Sacristy of the Monastery of the Savior, Yaroslavl
Yaroslavl State Museum-Preserve
Inv. No. YMZ-7882, g/u 1, DM-163

The center sapphire is carved with an icon of Christ Pantokrator.

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