Icon of the Dormition of the Mother of God
Brass, Enamel and Copper
W 4 in x H 3.5 in
Gift. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan
En plain enamel on copper. Holy Virgin Mary flanked by two groups of five apostles. Behind Virgin Mary is partially obscured head of an apostle and Christ standing and holding her soul. In brass frame with relief cherubs in corners.