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    Sale 7596

    Icons and Artefacts From The Orthodox World

    9 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 225

    A TRAVELLING TRIPTYCH

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK AA, MOSCOW, 1880-1896

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    A TRAVELLING TRIPTYCH
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK AA, MOSCOW, 1880-1896
    Christ Pantokrator in the centre, blessing and displaying the Gospels, with the Guardian Angel to the right, and possibly the owner's patron saint to the left, the three figures standing on clouds, painted on silver-gilt plates, the applied borders with blue, beaded enamel, the closed wings and the back with traces of gilding, engraved with stylised scrolls
    Extended: 5¼ x 3/5/8 in. (13.3 x 9.2 cm)


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