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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 166

    A TRAVELLING CROSS

    GREEK, SIGNED AND DATED: BY THE HAND OF EVSEVIOS, 1881

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    A TRAVELLING CROSS
    GREEK, SIGNED AND DATED: BY THE HAND OF EVSEVIOS, 1881
    The horizontal cross-bar showing the 'Three Handed Mother of God' flanked by two saints with veiled hands, above Lord Sabaoth in blessing, below the Baptism and Transfiguration; rendered with vibrant colours on black background decorated with gold foliate patterns, the signature and date between the Baptism and the Transfiguration
    6½ x 3 1/8 in. (16.5 x 7.9 cm)


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