Panagia

Panagia

Materials:

Mother of pearl

Dimensions:

W 3.125 in x H 3.625 in

Accession Number:

50.2007

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Carved mother-of-pearl panagia. Oval with icon of the Mother of God Axion Estin ("It is Truly Meet"), surmounted by openwork crown, below is suspended teardrop pendant. On openwork mother-of-pearl chain. Carved in Bethlehem. Belonged to Archbishop Averky (Taushev).

History Note

Belonged to Archbishop Averky (Taushev).