Wooden Bread Stamp – 14 cm – Mount Athos
The stamp for the offering of Holy Communion are made of poplar wood, with authentic orthodox symbolic carvings for the holy Sacrament, and thick perimeter. It is 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 poplar 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.