C. 1840 Antique Russian Orthodox Religious Art Icon Saint Mikhail Prince Of Tver

C. 1840 Antique Russian Orthodox Religious Art Icon Saint Mikhail Prince Of Tver

C. 1840 Antique Russian Orthodox Religious Art Icon Saint Mikhail Prince Of Tver

C. 1840 Antique Russian Orthodox Religious Art Icon Saint Mikhail Prince Of Tver

1840s Russian Orthodox hand-painted icon depicting Saint Mikhail, the Great Prince of Tver. 1840s Origin: Central Russia Material: Egg tempera on gessoed wood Size: 12 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in (31 cm x 26 cm) Rarity: Rare subject Condition: Showing some wear and surface scratches, minor loss of paint, but overall very good original condition Inventory number: 49-07-178-L60I3-150. Mikhail Yaroslavich (+1318), also known as Michael of Tver, was a Prince of Tver (from 1285) who ruled as Grand Prince of Vladimir from 1304 until 1314 and again from 13151318. Prince Mikhail was executed by the Mongols in 1318 and is venerated as a martyr saint by the Russian Orthodox Church. Being fully confident in each and every item we sell allows us to offer an iron-clad plain English guarantee to our customers. We stand behind our goods, so you can shop at our store with confidence. The item “C. 1840 ANTIQUE RUSSIAN ORTHODOX RELIGIOUS ART ICON SAINT MIKHAIL PRINCE OF TVER” is in sale since Wednesday, October 12, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Icons”. The seller is “therussianstore” and is located in Boston, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Russian Federation
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