St. Michael the Archangel (Святой Архангел Михаил). According to Holy Scripture and Tradition, Archangel Michael, or Archistrategos (Supreme Commander of the Heavenly Hosts), has interceded for humankind many times. His role is that of a Guardian and defender of the Faith. Here he holds a staff and orb and wears red and green. Michael means "Who is like God." Russian Orthodox Christians reserve a special place for him, along with the Theotokos. Hand paitned and hand lettered Slavonic calligraphy. 5x7". Made in Russia, 1 only as pictured.