St. Olga Sterling Silver Russian Orthodox Cross. Traditional raised design: the initials for Jesus Christ, IC XC, and a descending dove. With the short prayer on the back: "Спаси и Сохрани" (Save and Protect). 1" (25mm) Sterling silver, hand cast in small quantities using the lost wax method. Patina refers to the blackening of the recesses. Click here to see the same cross without patina.