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    Sale 7661

    Icons and Artefacts from The Orthodox World

    24 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 76

    ST. NICHOLAS THE MIRACLE-WORKER WITH A SILVER-GILT OKLAD AND ENAMELLED HALO AND EPISCOPAL MITRE

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK YE.K. IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1896-1908

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    ST. NICHOLAS THE MIRACLE-WORKER WITH A SILVER-GILT OKLAD AND ENAMELLED HALO AND EPISCOPAL MITRE
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK YE.K. IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW, 1896-1908
    Flanked by Christ and his Mother, the saint's vestments elaborately etched in a scrolling foliate pattern, the cut-out halo and mitre in polychrome cloisonné enamel
    12 3/8 x 10½ in. (31.5 x 26.5 cm)


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