Authentic antique 18th-19th century two panels Russian folded brass icon “The Twelve Principal Feast”. Left fold depict the Annunciation, the Nativity, the Nativity of the Virgin, the presentation of the Virgin to the Temple. On the top the God Father and the Son sitting on the throne, and the sphere with cross between them, above the Holy Spirit in the image of a dove with symbols of the evangelists below. On the right fold the Presentation of Our Lord, the Epiphany, the Transfiguration, and ...click for details
A charming antique Russian wooden tobacco box painted in the traditional Russian art manner with 17century Moscow scenes of beautiful old architecture and the people of Moscow as Boyars with wives, merchants, monks and the members of the Tsar infantry guard Streltsi. The surface of the box was carved in low relief so that the paintings were on a raised surface. The base of the box is signed in the Cyrillic alphabet.
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Antique 19th century Russian Orthodox icon finely hand-painted on an exotic hardwood, depicting Saint Christina wearing a red tunic and a blue cloak, holding a palm in her left hand as a martyr. With its original brass suspension loop.
St. Christina is the patron of Mental Handicaps, Psychiatrists, and Millers.
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A superb Antique 19th century Russian orthodox Brass and Enamel Cross. The Crucifixion with the Mourners, brass with backed enamel, 19th century Russian Orthodox Cross for an icon-case mounted on a wooden board covered in red velvet. Eight-ended cross with rectangular plates; left plate represents the Virgin and St. Martha in attitudes of mourning, while the object of their grief was still erect and upon the cross; right plate: St. John the Theologian, and St. Martyr Longings the Centurion. ...click for details
18th-19th century Russian brass four-folded panels of Icon “The Twelve Principal Feast”. Left fold depict The Annunciation, The Nativity, The Nativity of The Virgin, The presentation of the Virgin to the Temple; on the top The Crucifixion surrounded by St. Martha, Mother of God, Saints John and Longin Centurion. The right fold; The Presentation of Christ to the Temple; Baptism; Transfiguration; Entrance to Jerusalem and on the top New Testament Trinity God Father and The Son sitting on the thron ...click for details
Authentic antique 19th century Russian Orthodox large brass Cross “The Crucifixion”. On the top part The Vernicle (Holy Face) with two angels. A sun and a moon on the ends of a middle bar, text of prayer to The Crucifix along the bottom edge on the bottom edge. The Crucifixion in the centre, in the lower part walls of Jerusalem and the mount Golgotha with the skull of Adam on the bottom end. The reverse of Crucifix is decorated with floral ornament.
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Authentic antique Imperial Russian Silver Jewish Torah Pointer made with finely hand chiselled details, 19th century. Fully stamped with “84” zolotniks standard and maker’s initials in Cyrillic alphabet “AI” Aleksiev Ivan Alekseyevich. This fantastic Yad is composed of several elements. The handle is in the shape of the eagle’s head and decorated with two stars of David.
MEASUREMENTS: Length: 30 cm (11 ¾ inches). ...click for details
A Set of twelve antique 19th century Imperial Russian gold gilt Silver teaspoons Moscow 1869. Marked on the sides of the shafts with the maker’s mark in Cyrillic C DC, predominately with Imperial Russian Moscow assay office marks "84" zolotnics, St George and the Dragon - coat of arms-of the city of Moscow, and the assay master's mark in Cyrillic "BC" Victor Vasilievich Savinsky dates 1869 indicated below. The back of the bowls are splendidly engraved in classic Russi ...click for details
Authentic antique 18th-19th century Russian orthodox cross “The Crucifixion “made of brass with baked enamel. On the top part The Vernicle (Holy Face) flanked by two angels. A sun and a moon on the ends of a middle bar, text of prayer to The Crucifix along the bottom edge on the bottom edge. The Crucifixion in the centre, in the lower part walls of Jerusalem and the mount Golgotha with the skull of Adam on the bottom end. The reverse of Crucifix is decorated with floral ornament.
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Authentic antique outstanding Jewish Etrog container of classical oval form, Russia, circa 1900. DETAILS: solid silver decorated with hand engraved floral motifs, hinged lid with scroll handle, raised on four leaf and flowers carved legs, on the top of the lid engraved square cartouche specifically designed for custom Hebrew engravings, gilded interior, bottom and the lid fully hallmarked with Imperial Russian assay office mark “84” zolotnics, the Russian Imperial Double Head Eagle and the s ...click for details
Original Antique Russian Cossack's Soviet sword Shashka model 1927 -1942
Details: A slightly curved single edged steel blade, with a wide full-length fuller stamped on one side of the forte by the Zlatoust Arms Factory in Cyrillic letter “ZIK” and dated 1942; the other side is stamped with the letter M.
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Authentic Antique 19th century Imperial Russian Cossacks sword Shashka in characteristic Caucasian form. Details: slightly curved single edged blade cut with two long fullers, the hilt with black horn grip-scales and hooked bifurcated gold gilt silver pommel decorated with knobbed pattern and pair of nielloed crescents, with its original leather covered wooden scabbard.
CONDITION: the scabbard in the lover part wa ...click for details
Authentic antique 19th century Imperial Russian Naval Dirk –Dagger with a tapering colichemarde steel blade, a hilt with bone facing, a brass S-shaped crossguard, a rectangular pommel with a rounded finial bulb. Retaining its original black lacquered leather scabbard mounted with a brass locket, chape, and two mounts with loops for suspension.
CONDITION: The dirk is in its original untouched condition, except f ...click for details
Extremely Rare Antique late 18th early 19th century 1798 pattern Imperial Russian hussar officer’s sword. (Period of Emperor Alexander I reign). Used throughout the Napoleonic Wars.
DETAILS: A brass stirrup hilt of typical Russian hussar form with a solid knuckle bow with a pair of langets, downbend rear quillon, and a plain back-strap rising up to the form of a rounded button finial ,retaining its original leathe ...click for details