Icon of Jerusalem Mother of God

Icon

Materials:

Gold leaf, Egg tempera, Wood and Gesso

Dimensions:

W 22.2 cm x H 2.7 cm x D 2 cm

Accession Number:

45.2012

Credit Line:

Transfer. Holy Trinity Monastery. 2012

Description

Icon of Jerusalem Mother of God. Egg tempera and gold leaf on gessoed board. Inscriptions are in Church Slavonic. Halos and foliate design on background are tooled. Tooled strapwork border.

History Note

Icon hung in the office of Metropolitan Laurus (Skurla) at Holy Trinity Monastery, Jordanville, NY.

Inscriptions & Markings

In top right of reverse in graphite is handwritten: 6 р. 50 к.