The Icon is traditionally finely hand painted in tempera on a gessoed wooden panel. The icon is cased in decorated in repousee brass frame.
CONDITION: With an old patina and wear, some flakes in gesso and paint.
DIMENSIONS: 31.5 cm x 27 cm (12 3/8 in x 10 5/8 in)...
Both the front and back intricately carved in miniature scenes divided on each face into three compartments containing Christian religious scenes drawn from the life of ...