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Medium Russian brass plaquette icon depicting Saint Nicholas, Miracleworker of Myra

Saint Nicholas is depicted frontally half-figured wearing bishop’s clothes, blessing with his right hand and holding open Gospels with his left one. Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary offering a bishop’s omofor, both in Heavens are shown behind him. Eighteen roundels on the borders depicting the Deisis, Archangels, and Prophets.

 

Additional Info

  • ID#: 111-DDMA-1
  • Size: 9 cm x 12 cm (3 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in)
  • Age: ca. 19th century, Old Believer's workshop Moscow region
  • Materials: brass
  • Price: $475
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