Mosaics and Stained-Glass

Portable Icon: Four Holy Hierarch Surrounded with the Depictions of Deisis and Saints

Portable Icon: Four Holy Hierarch Surrounded with the Depictions of Deisis and Saints
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Mosaics and Stained-Glass, Tempera on panel, mosaic, marble, jasper, lapis lazuli, silver and wax mastic, 32x25.7x3 cm.
Origin: Byzantium, Constantinople, Early of the 14th century
Source of entry: Museum attached to the Institute of Books, Documents and Scripts, Leningrad, 1938
Theme: The Bible and Christianity
Exibition: Byzantine Art and Culture: 4th - 15th centuries

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