This beautiful golden icon pendant is the result of time and generations of jewelry know-how, passed from one master jeweler to the next. Elaborately engraved St. George's image framed with golden lace-like fretwork turns this refined piece of jewelry into a symbol of faith. The reverse of the icon features an inscription in Russian: 'Великомученик Георгий Победоносец' ('The Holy Great-martyr George the Victorious'). Dimensions (with bail): 32mm (1-5/16 inch) x 20mm (13/16 inch). Laser cutwork jewelry techniques over matte and polished 585 (14-karat) rose gold.
The Patron Saint and Intercessor for soldiers, boy scouts and farmers as well as of all men named George (Yuriy). Сommemorated: April 23rd / May 6th.