Icon - Large Windows Handmade

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Five recessed Icons straight frame carved. 18 X 25cm The art of icon painting had its beginnings in the Roman Empire during the Byzantine period. Icons have a visual and spiritual meaning and are used for veneration. Icons are described as windows into heaven.
These hand made icons are copies from the Byzantine period . They are made by craftsmen using traditional methods, and old wood with gold background, natural mineral colours and egg tempera.

Greek Connection ref OISKS
Code 13352