30 November 2015
AN ICON OF THE DESCENT INTO HELL AND RESURRECTION
RUSSIA, 19TH CENTURY
Rectangular icon flanked by two smaller icons depicting the birth of the Mother of God on the left, and the birth of Christ on the right, in the later cloisonné enamel silver triptych oklad
13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) wide, in an oklad
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