Christ Pantocrator

Icon

Date:

1854

Materials:

Wood, Gesso, Egg tempera, Silver, Silver gilt and Enamel

Dimensions:

W 8.75 in x H 10.625 in x D 1 in

Accession Number:

101.81

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Icon of Christ. Egg tempera on gesso covered wood panel. Christ is depicted waist up, blessing with right hand, left hand holding scepter and resting on orb. Gilt silver repoussed and chased oklad with painted en plein enamel inscriptions in Church Slavonic.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: AM in rectangle; St. George facing right in chamfered rectangle; ?. K. over 1854; 84 in chamfered rectangle.