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Large Russian brass plaquette icon depicting Saint Nicholas of Myra with Angels and Prophets

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#: 145-DDMA-120
  • Size: 5 cm x 6 cm (2 in x 2 1/3 in)
  • Age: ca. 19th century, Old Believer's workshop Moscow region
  • Materials: brass with 2-color enamel
  • Price: $75030% off$525