Objects
Altar cross. 1562
Altar cross. 1562
Object type
Altar cross
Place of origin
Russia, Moscow
Date
Organization
The Moscow Kremlin workshops
Materials
Gold, precious stones, pearls
Technique
Enamel, filigree, embossing
Dimensions
Height: 40,0 cm; width: 19,0 cm
Object history note
Was donated by Tsar Ivan IV the Terrible to the Solovetsky Monastery.
Publications
Martynova M. Enamels of Moscow of the 15th – 17th centuries. Scientific catalogue. Moscow, 2002
Martynova M. Enamels of Moscow of the 15th – 17th centuries. Scientific catalogue. Moscow, 2002
Faith and Power. The Age of Ivan the Terrible. Moscow, 2007
The Armoury Chamber of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Album. Moscow, 2006
Museum number
МР-1194