Saint Basil Cathedral Bookends Pair. Saint Basil Cathedral is one of the most outstanding and remarkable monuments of Old Russian architecture. Admired by many the beauty of the cathedral, and for the Russians it became the symbol of native history and culture. Saint Basil Cathedral is a symmetrical architectural consisting of eight chapels surrounding the ninth temple, which is the highest one. It is topped with a hipped roof. Each chapel bears the name of a saint. The central temple is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin. Historical Wonders sculptural bookends brings Art, History and Architecture into your home and office. Each historical reproduction has been hand cast and individually hand finished by artisans. We hope you enjoy our architectural bookend design intended to inspire you - without ever having to leave your home or office.