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RUSSIAN ENAMEL WORK—When Russia accepted Christianity from the Church of Constantinople, it also adopted the art forms of the Byzantine Empire. Constantinople was renowned for its enamel jewelry. The artisans of Kiev in ancient Rus as the well famous jewelers of St Petersburg developed enamel coloration and designs of which this cross is a classic design.
This is a unique hand-crafted Fish symbol. It comes with a black cord for neck wear and is gift boxed.
The fish`s first known use as a Christian religious symbol was sometime within the first three centuries AD. Christians began using the Greek word for fish (ichthys) as an anagram/acronym for Jesus Christ God`s Son, Savior.