Triptych Icon Pendant

Pendant, Icon

Materials:

Silver, Enamel and Paint

Dimensions:

H 1.5 in x W 1 in

Accession Number:

36.87

Credit Line:

Gift. Mitrophan (Manuiloff), Archimandrite. 1986

Description

Silver oval hinged triptych medallion. Inside are icons painted on enamel, from left to right: female saint holding orb, Virgin Mary (large fragment is missing), Saint Mitrophan of Voronezh. On reverse of left panel is engraved all-seeing eye with emanating rays; on reverse of right panel is inscription: C. | Митроф. | Епи. Воро. | чудо. ("St. Mitrophan Bishop of Voronezh the Wonderworker"); on reverse of central panel is cross with sponge and spear on Golgotha.

Inscriptions & Markings

Mark: 84