Wash-Thy-Sins Gold Ring
A stunningly rich 18K gold men's ring, bearing a deeply meaningful inscription around its perimeter.
"Νιψον ανομηματα, μη μοναν οψιν" ; the Greek phrase meaning, "Wash away thy sins, not only thy faces".
Particularly famous for having been inscribed above a fountain in the courtyard of the famous Church of Hagia Sophia in Constantinople (present day Istanbul in Turkey) during the Byzantine era (395 AD to 1453 AD), this inscription appears in a number of Orthodox churches and monasteries.
A powerful statement, a gentle reminder. The carefully detailed & symmetric central cross completes the face of as a timeless seal. The seal is oval shaped, with a graduating ring shank from 0.45" to 0.15".
Size in stock: 9.75
A Designs by Melikos exclusive.