Saint Luke, Bishop of Simferopol and Crimea, the Blessed Surgeon, was born Valentin Felixovich Voino-Yasenetsky April 14, 1877 and died June 11, 1961. Doctor of Medicine, Professor, and State Prize winner, since 1944 he was the Archbishop of Tambov and Michurinsk, and later of Simferopol and the Crimea. While he was serving the church as an Archbishop, he was also practicing as a surgeon and taught and published many books and articles on regional anesthesia and surgery. He is now known to be a world-famous pioneering surgeon. This item is hand painted using non-toxic acrylic paint and water-based sealant. The perfect gift for religious collectors, a lucky charm that can be easily carried in your bag, or simply a children's toy for Christian children who would love to know about the life of saints. If you are looking for any other Saint, please don't hesitate to contact me and I will custom make it for you. Please use the Custom order button available for my store and mention all the details and special instructions you will have for your saint. As well as the expected delivery time. Don't hesitate to contact me with any questions and suggestions. God Bless!