RARE Altar Wood Icon 1700s / 30”
A RARE French antique altar Icon featuring large IHS letters (Christogram - combination of letters that forms an abbreviation for the name of Jesus Christ), pair of Angels on the top and 20 gilded rays. This antique icon comes from a French convent and was formerly part of the church altar. The Icon is currently mounted on the metal display stand with a square base and can be easily removed and wall displayed using a hanging eye on the back. Dates back to the period of the 1700s.
General: The overall dimensions are height 36 inches (92cm), dimensions Icon are height 29.7 inches (75.5cm) and width 26.4 inches (67cm), the base 5.9 x 5.9 inches (15 x 15 cm),
weights is 9.3 pounds (4.2 kg).
Condition: The icon is in good condition with no damage besides age-related wear ....... please see also enclosed images as a part of the condition description.