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Why add an ancient Copper Cross from the Byzantine Empire to your collection? Solid Sterling Silver Dimensions: 7/8″ wide by 1 1/16″ high This ancient Byzantine cross is from a 6th century cross design believed to be from Cyprus. ancient church. Dating to the late Roman and Byzantine periods, these were worn as statements of faith... commonly depicting Jesus Christ or the Virgin Mary. The Russian Orthodox cross or Orthodox cross (in Russian use only) is a variation of the Christian cross since the 16th century in Russia, although it bears some similarity to a cross with a bottom crossbeam slanted the other way (upwards) found since the 6th century in the Byzantine Empire.The Russian cross has three horizontal crossbeams, with the lowest one slanted downwards. Medieval Byzantine Double Cross Pendant Crucifix Orthodox Christian Reliquary. C $2,632.69. Cross from the Byzantine period – Authentic Christian antiquity. 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