Antique Russian Icon with a fine crafted silver oklad. The Icon is depicting Saint Nicholas entering the monastery. The Icon is painted tempera on wood . The silver oklad has partly a fine mat finish, partly it is polished which creates a beautiful contrast. The oklad is hallmarked with the 84 zolotnik Russian silver hallmark (875 silver) and has the maker´s mark A.C. The Icon is in perfect condition and dated at the turn of the 19th century. Length: 5.1"(130 mm) Width: 3.5"(90 mm)
Fine and decorative art , antique silver and glass of the 17th to the 19th century
Objects bought with love and treasured for a life time!