Icon, Holy Mandulion (1) - Wood - 19th century

Description
Icon, Holy Mandulion (1) - Wood - 19th century
Russia

Russian old believers icon depicting the Holy Mandulion, the Image of the Savior that is not made by human hands. The inprint of Christ face was put on a piece of cloth given to the servants of King Abgar of Edessa who was gravely ill. When he saw Christ image on the piece of cloth he was instantly cured. Fine 19th century icon in a very classical style and good condition.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Holy Mandulion, Icon
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Russia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
43.5×42×5.5 cm
Weight
5 kg
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