Antique Orthodox Stavroteca Icon Hand painted on wood with gold leaf. Size : 30,5 x 35,5 cm. The central enamel brass cross. 11,5 x 20 cm. On the right, the Savior is depicted, to the left is the Kazan Mother of God. Figures depicted next to the cross: Baptist of Russia Holy Grand Duke Vladimir and Princess Olga. Creators of the Old Slavic alphabet and the Church Slavonic language, Christian preachers Cyril and Mythodius. Stavroteka called the icon where a cross is embedded in a tree or bronze icons. The old Slav translation of the word stavroteka – the storehouse of the cross. The item “Antique Russian Hand Painted with Gold leaf Brass Enamel Cross Icon Stavroteca” is in sale since Tuesday, May 28, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Icons”. The seller is “$erg3y” and is located in Viimsi vald, Estonia. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Russian Federation