The Virgin Appearing to St. Sergius of Radonezh 12 x 10.5 in 31 x 25.5 cm Egg Tempera on Wood, Silver Oklad set with Gemstones and Pearls Second half of the 16th century Historical Museum - Moscow In this ikon we see, at the top and surrounded by a half circle of silver... All of the saints have silver filagree halos encrusted with pearls and jewels.
Reliquary Cross Date: 13th century Culture: Byzantine or Russian Medium: Silver with traces of gilding, niello, granulated hinge, and a pearl Dimensions: Overall: 5 1/2 x 4 x 11/16 in. (14 x 10.2 x 1.7 cm)
Pendant Reliquare with depiction of the Annunciation Date: 17th century Culture: Spanish Medium: Gold, enamel, rubies, crystal, pearl, rock-crystal Dimensions: 2 7/8 x 1 3/16 x 7/16 in. (7.3 x 3 x 1.1 cm); H. without ring: 2-5/8 in. (6.7 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Gold Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 Accession Number: 17.190.872 This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 535