Lot 1556: Russian Icon of Tomb
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 19th century AD. A rectangular wooden icon with silvered metal repouss? to one side depicting a tomb or shrine, Greek style text; attached to a cut from an older icon, possibly from 16th-17th century, with painting of flame and male body dressed in tunic. 22.17 grams, 78 x 62mm (3 - 2 1/2"). Property of an Irish collector; acquired on the European art market.
Condition Report: Fine condition.