Objects
Staurotheke ('Philotheus's staurotechos') 'SS Cyrus, Pantaleon, Cosmas and Damian, Unmercenaries and Ms.' The 12th century
Staurotheke ('Philotheus's staurotechos') 'SS Cyrus, Pantaleon, Cosmas and Damian, Unmercenaries and Ms.' The 12th century
Object type
Staurotheke ('Philotheus's staurotechos') 'SS Cyrus, Pantaleon, Cosmas and Damian, Unmercenaries and Ms.'
Place of origin
Byzantium
Date
The 12th century
Materials
Wood, silver
Technique
Embossing, gilding
Dimensions
Height: 20,5 cm; width: 17,0 cm
Object history note
Gift of Patriarch Philotheus to Metropolitan Alexiy
Publications
Faith and Power. The Age of Ivan the Terrible. Moscow, 2007
Byzantium antiquities. Arts of 4th - 15th centuries in collection of Moscow Kremlin Museums. Catalog. М., 2013
Morshakova E.A. The Old Russian plastic art. Pectoral crosses, icons and enkolpions of the 12-15th cc. Catalogue. M., 2013
Museum number
МЗ-1141