The Eastern Orthodox Cross is a Latin Cross with two additional cross beams. This cross is distinctively different from other Christian crosses. The deep symbolism and the tradition of icons was preserved from Byzantium through the Christian Empire it created in Russia. The Eastern Orthodox Cross is also known as the Russian, Ukraine, Slavic, Slavonic, and Byzantine Cross. This beautiful representation of this cross is gold with bright silver and contains Siam and black diamond glass crystals. Absolutely stunning, this necklace is 20 inches long. Made in the USA. Comes in a gift box. From the Vatican Library Collection. This product is made in the United States and is Triple Plated in 14K Gold or Sterling Silver. All stones are European Glass, any painted surfaces are hand-enameled using patented techniques. The cross measures approximately 1 3/4 inches long by approximately 1 1/4 wide with the bale measuring approximately 1/4 inch.