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Icon, St. George, the dragon slayer - Wood - 19th century

St. George is inscribed in Church Slavonic above his nimbus, the king's daughter is shown to his right
The Mandylion ( the face of Christ not painted by human hands ) can be seen in the upper left corner of the icon
the nimbus is uncovered and shows the original chalk ground (levkas)
Northern Russiad

Object St. George, the dragon slayer, Icon
Material Wood
Estimated Period 19th century
Country of Origin Russia
Condition Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions 30.3×24.6×1.8 cm
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