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Antique 19th Century Russian Orthodox Icon of the Miracle of Archangel Michael and Saints Florus and Laurus
  • This Icon shows the Miracle of Archangel Michael with saints Floris and Laurus. The center figure at the upper part of the image depicts the Archangel Michael holding the Holy Mandylion, on his sides are Saint Spiridon and Saint Blaise, further out – saints Florus and Laurus; the patron saints of horse keepers. The bottom part of the icon is depicting “horse guardian” riders chasing a herd of horses.
  • Origin: Provincial Russia
  • Materials: Egg tempera paint on gessoed wood
  • Date: Late 19th century (Ca. 1870)
  • Dimensions: 11 inches x 9.4 inches / 28 centimeters x 24 centimeters

    No Reserve:
    This lot starts at $1 and has no reserve as a courtesy so that collectors can determine the true market value on this authentic item.

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  • Domestic: $30 flat-rate shipping within the Continental US. For bidders purchasing multiple icons, an additional $10 fee per lot applies.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Massachusetts.

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    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic. Please contact if there is a misrepresentation so that the item can be returned.

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  • Condition
    Good Condition; some vintage restoration to the gilt on the upper half of the piece and very small paint chips throughout. Additionally, there is one small scratch on the bottom left corner.
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    Russian Icon: Miracle of Archangel Michael

    Estimate $400 - $550Sep 10, 2016
    Starting Price $1
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #17175 in Massachusetts
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