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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 4

    ST. NICHOLAS

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK O.G. IN CYRILLIC, 1896-1908

    Price Realised  

    ST. NICHOLAS
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK O.G. IN CYRILLIC, 1896-1908
    Blessing and carrying the Gospels, flanked by the half-figures of Christ and his Mother, presenting him with the Gospelbook and the Bishop's omophorion respectively, the raised border of the silver-gilt oklad with hammered floral decoration, the name plaque at the botton in blue champlevé enamel, the halo in polychrome cloisonné enamel
    8 7/8 x 7 in. (22.6 x 17.8 cm)


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