Wooden Bread Stamp from Mount Athos
25.00€ – 45.00€
The stamps for the offering of Holy Communion are made of beech wood, with authentic orthodox symbolic carvings for the holy Sacrament, and thick perimeter. They are handmade by monks at the Holy Skete of St. Basil on Mount Athos,
Wooden Bread Stamp from Mount Athos handmade by Orthodox Monk!
Wooden bread stamp from Mount Athos for the offering of Holy Communion is made of beech wood, with authentic orthodox symbolic carvings for the holy Sacrament and thick perimeter.
They are hand carved at the Holy Skete of St. Basil on Mount Athos and are available via the Mount Athos Products Exhibition.
Wooden Bread Stamp – what does it bear?
By faithfully following the original orthodox semantics, the stamp bears in its center a square with the impression “Jesus Christ Wins” (Ιησούς Χριστός Νικά).
On the left a triangular piece can be found, in which the letters M and Θ (Mother of God) are imprinted which symbolize Virgin Mary, the Mother of God.
On the right side there is a square piece enclosing nine triangles. These symbolize the nine ranks of angels and saints.
This 100% Mount Athos product is available in the following dimensions: 10, 14 and 17 centimetres
Please note | In the 10 and 14cm bread stamps, the perimetrical, embossed design is missing!