Russian Orthodox Icon of Saint Boris - $4,500
Stock# 120960

A naively painted rendition of Saint Boris with an impressed and pierced silver overlay.
Saint Boris painted in red robes is adorned with an applied gilded crown and halo.
The silver overlay is hallmarked 84 (Zolotnik) ie 875 silver and is dated 1843. No town mark is evident but the maker's mark 'FR' (Fedor Ruckert ?) is stamped in cyrillic script.

Dimensions: 15mm (w) 175mm (h)

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