Absolutely wonderful work and beautiful hand carvings.
Estimate:: € 150 - € 200
Dimensions icon - 25.5 x 20 cm
Inches 10.04 x 7.9 inches
Heavy wood beech.
This wooden carved icon is made from noble wood - beech, covered with beeswax and linseed oil.
Born in 958, Vladimir was the natural son and youngest son of Sviatoslav I of Kiev by his housekeeper Malusha.[
Vladimir continued to expand his territories beyond his father's extensive domain. In 981, he seized the Cherven towns from the Poles; in 981–982, he suppressed a Vyatichi rebellion; in 983, he subdued the Yatvingians; in 984, he conquered the Radimichs; and in 985, he conducted a military campaign against the Volga Bulgars, planting numerous fortresses and colonies on his way.
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Saint Vladimir the Great - Russian Orthodox carved - NO RESERVE
- Estimated Period
- Country of Origin
- As new - unused
- 25.5×20×25.5 cm