Icon of Saints Boris and Gleb

Icon

Materials:

Brass and Enamel

Dimensions:

W 9.2 cm x H 14 cm

Accession Number:

116.2007

Description

Cast brass icon of Saints Boris and Gleb. With green, light blue, dark blue, white, and yellow enamel. Saints are depicted on horseback, St. Gled is holding banner, St. Boris is holding sword. In top right corner is blessing hand. Above saints, inside cupola shape, is depiction of Old Testament Trinity.