This icon, professionally silk-screened on wood using durable mineral paints, is a copy of the famous Kazan Icon of the Mother of God.
The original was discovered on July 8, 1579, in the city of Kazan, after the Theotokos herself revealed its location. The icon was credited with helping Russia to repel numerous invasions throughout its history. Her feast is celebrated on July 8th and October 22nd (O.S.)
7.2" x 8.75" x 3/4"
From Sofrino: a triptych icon fronted with ornate Russian crosses, opening into a wonderful classic icon of the Nativity of the Lord. 10" x 7.5" x 1/4"Main icon 5" x 7.5"
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