AN ICON «SAINT NICOLAS» Russia, 19th century

Lotto 204
copper alloy, cast, enamel 11.2 x 9.9 cm Condition: without restoration, minor losses in relief and enamel Traditionally St. Nicholas is depicted waist-length in bishop’s vestment. On the sides of the saint is a scene of the Miracle of Nicaea - Christ and the Mother of God presenting to Nicholas the attributes of episcopal service.