Authentic antique 18th-19th century Russian orthodox cross “The Crucifixion “ made of brass with baked enamel. On the top part The Lord of Sabaoth 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...
Authentic antique 18th century Russian brass icon “The Presentation of The Virgin to the Temple.
MEASUREMENTS: 5 cm x 4.5cm (2 in x 1 ¾ in).
CONDITION: good with showing the age patina...
Authentic antique 19th century Russian brass icon depicting St. John the Baptist holding a chalice with the Child and a scroll.
MEASUREMENTS: 13.5cm x 12.5cm (5 ¼ in x 4 7/8 in)
CONDITION: good condition with nice old patina...
Authentic antique 18th-19th century Russian bronze and enamel 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. On the right fold The Presentation of Christ to the Temple; Baptism; Transfiguration; Entrance to Jerusalem...
Authentic antique 18th century Russian orthodox bronze center panel of folded icon “The Virgin of Kazan”. The top part The Vernicle (Holy Face) with the Holy trinity flanked by two angels.
MEASUREMENTS: 10.5cm x 6.7 cm (4 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in)
CONDITION: good condition considering its age, with nice old patina...
Authentic antique 18th century Russian orthodox bronze center panel of folded icon “Virgin the Joy of All That Mourn”. In the centre The Virgin with a warder in her right hand and the groups of people on her sides...
Authentic antique 17th century Russian bronze three-folded triptych icon” Deesis Selected Saints” two-tiered composition in the center panel. The Savior enthroned, the Virgin mourning and St. John the Baptist in the upper tier, half-figures of St. Zossima and Sabbatius of Solovetskii monastery, saints prelates Nicholas the Wonder-worker and Leontius of Rostov. Left fold: archangel Michael and apostle Peter, Stprelate Basil the Great and St. George the Great martyr, St...
Authentic antique 18th century European hussar sword. A plain iron stirrup hilt of typical eastern European hussar form with an almond shaped pommel, long langets, short quillon, and a knuckle bow stamped on the outer face with “ I R 84 “ and on the inner face of the guard “1 A R 10”, most likely a regimental marking. The wooden grip is bound with brass roped wire...
Antique 19th century, Russian Cossack's short sword in the manner of a Caucasian Kindjal. DETAILS: A fullered single edged straight blade decorated in Damascus pattern deeply struck with a Caucasian sword smith’s mark. A hilt fitted with a pair of brass studded horn grip-scales retained by two domed iron rivets. A leather covered wooden scabbard with large mounts engraved in floral motives. The face of the locket and chape are made of low grade eastern silver and the backs are metal...
Antique Imperial Russian Navy officer Bicorn - Cocked Hat trimmed and
edged with golden-brown velvet ribbon adorned on one end with a gold
REFERENCES: A comparable Imperial Russian Cocked Hat is published
in the book “Collecting Military Headgear...
Antique 18th -19th century Silver mounted Caucasian - Russian sword
Shashka. DETAILS: An 18th century slightly curved single – edged
sturdy blade, most likely of Polish origin, cut on each face with
elaborate fullering comprising broad and narrow fullers of differing
lengths, engraved and gilt with a scrollwork panel, a standing horned
deer, a Crescent Moon with face and stars. The other side is engraved
with a scrollwork panel Man Sun Face, Stars and Rampant Lion.
References: For Ca...
Antique 19th century Russian Cossack Caucasian sword Kindjal. DETAILS:
A fullered double edged straight blade with a visible Damascus steel
pattern. A hilt fitted with a pair horn grip-scales retained by two
domed iron rivets with diamond shaped elaborated washers inlaid in
silver with a pattern of scrolling foliage. With its original black
leather covered wooden scabbard fitted with silver inlaid steel
MEASUREMENTS: Overall length with the scabbard: 56.5 cm (22 1/4 in), the
Authentic antique rare 18th century Western Ukrainian most likely Lomko or Boyko icon of the Virgin hand painted on a gessoed wooden panel.
Dimensions: 36 cm x 29.4 cm (14 1/8 in x 11 1/2 in).
Condition: Worn out and is missing some parts of the gesso and paint. Nice old very dark patina. The icon is in the original condition with no repairs or restorations.
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Antique 17th-18th century Russian Cossack sword Shashka. DETAILS: A
17th century slightly curved single - edged sturdy blade, of Polish
origin, cut on each face with a pair of fullers with a pronounced
raised false edge -yelmen, deeply stamped on each face of the blade
with the letters "oNoNo". These types of blades with such markings
are characteristic for the 17th century Polish cavalry - Hussar sword
blades, please see the following references: "Bron w dawnej Polsce" by
SOLD 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 for a broken part on one of the quillion.
MEASUEMENTS: Overall l...
Authentic antique 19th century Russian icon of the Mother of God of Kazan .The icon is finely hand painted on the wood panel covered with fabric and encased with the repoussé and hand chased brass oklad engraved in Cyrillic alphabet “Kazanskaia”.
MEASUEMENTS: 22cm x 17, 5 cm (8 5/8 in x 6 7/8 in).
CONDITION: The icon is in the original good condition with a nice old patina. No repairs or restorations.
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SOLD Authentic Antique 19th century Large Russian Cossack's / Caucasian dagger Kindjal. DETAILS: A waisted hilt with a dark horn grip-scales, with chased nielloed silver mounts, a broad tapering double-edged blade cut with a pair of slender fullers, in its original wooden scabbard covered in black leather with a large nielloed silver chape and locket, with a suspension mount chased in low relief with niello arabesque and foliage en suite with the hilt mounts. The inner face of the locket is hall...
SOLD 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.
CONDITION: In good condition considering its age with old patina, except for signs of wear and small chips. No repairs or restorations.
DIMENSIONS: 13.5 cm x 11 ...