"Vera" is the Russian word for faith. The Vera crucifix is a Russian inspired design, recounted from a tour of the former Soviet Union following the August coup de etat in the early '90s. It is a symbol of the solemn strength and conviction to family and God that was found in the architecture and the people. The article provides the unique opportunity to display your faith in God and love for your children, in a single expression of devotion. The tooth stone is mounted in the center of the crucifix.