Rare Russian icon depicting the abbot Mitrophan of Voronesk. The Holy abbot is depicted here in monks garnments, with his abbots sceptre wearing the great schisma with a cross and the inscruption NIKA which means victory in Greek and which alludes to Christ victory over death.
This icon dating from the second half of the 19th century is in excellent condition.
- Icon, Mitrophan of Voronesk
- Estimated Period
- 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 40×29.2×2 cm
- 1 kg