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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    A MINIATURE ICON OF THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KOZELSCHANSK

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK I.K. IN CYRILLIC, 1908-1917

    Price Realised  

    A MINIATURE ICON OF THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KOZELSCHANSK
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK I.K. IN CYRILLIC, 1908-1917
    Christ wearing a bright chiton, reclining on his Mother's arms, the latter dressed in red and green garments, on a gold background, the silver frame decorated with stylised foliage and crosses, made of polychrome filigree enamel
    3 x 2¼ in. (7.6 x 5.7 cm)


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