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Russian Icon - St Venerable John of Egypt & St Nicholas Wonderworker of Myra

Saint John of Egypt, (+ 394), also known as John the Hermit, John the Anchorite, or John of Lycopolis, was one of the hermits of the Nitrean desert who was believed to possess the spiritual gift of prophecy and often predicting the future and knowing the details of persons he had never met.

Additional Info

  • ID#: 71-103-020-SP7-1
  • Size: 16 1/2 x 13 1/2 in (42 x 34 cm)
  • Age: ca. 1870s
  • Materials: Egg tempera on gessoed wood
  • Price: $900
  • Orthodox Cross
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