Lot 110A: 17th C. Russian Traveling Icon - St. John Theologian

Artemis Gallery

October 27, 2016, 7:00 AM PST
Louisville, CO, US
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Description: Russia, ca. 17th to 18th century CE. Gorgeous traveling icon, also sometimes called a chest icon, in cast bronze now with deep green patina. Icon features St. John Theologian in Science. He is shown seated at a desk, left hand to his chin as in deep thought, bird to his left holding censor and with halo around its head. Behind John are three plaques and above is the image of Christ. Small suspension loop in upper flange. Very finely detailed and a wonderful and rare example! Size: 2.375" W x 4" H (6 cm x 10.2 cm) Provenance: Ex-Private LA County collection All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back. A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids. We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience. #117302
Condition Report: Minor casting flaw on lower right else quite excellent
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