Russian icon Our Lady Hodegitria of Smolensk - Bronze

Description
Russian icon Our Lady Hodegitria of Smolensk - Bronze
Russia - Late 18th century

The miraculous icon of the Most Holy Mother of God, called the "Protectress" of Smolensk, is known in Russia since ancient times. “Odigitria”, translated from Greek, means “Guide”

Lot details
Object
Russian icon Our Lady Hodegitria of Smolensk
Material
Bronze
Estimated Period
Late 18th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
6.5×0.5×5 cm
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in