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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 168

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN

    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.ZH. IN CYRILLIC, DATED 1905

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE MOTHER OF GOD OF KAZAN
    RUSSIAN, MAKER'S MARK S.Zh. IN CYRILLIC, DATED 1905
    The faces rendered realistically with soft tones, the garments covered in silver, the background and haloes silver-gilt, the periphery of the latter decorated with a geometrical pattern, the frame with shaded filigree enamel
    4 3/8 x 3½ in. (11.2 x 8.9 cm)


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