Icon - Wood, Month icon - 19th century

Description
Icon - Wood, Month icon - 19th century
Russia

MONTH ICON, probably the month of August, egg tempera and gold over a chalk background on wood. Four-zone structure with a multitude of named saints and sacred events, which are commemorated in the corresponding month in the liturgy. H. 22.5 x W. 17.5 x D. 2.3 cm (partially restored near the edge, dinged up and worn)

Lot details
Object
Icon
Material
Month icon, Wood
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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