A FINELY PAINTED TRIPTYCH ICON, EARLY 18TH CENTURY

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The central panel depicting the Crucifixion flanked by four hermits and the warrior Saints John and Demetrius below Saints Haralampi, Zosima, Blasium, Euphemia and Sebatius, the left wing depicting a procession of Bishop Saints and miniature images of the Deisis, the 'unsleepy eye' and our lady Pecherskaya, on the right wing a procession of Holy Women and miniature images of Christ of the Passion, deeds of the Guardian angel and Miracle of Chonae (Chudo v Khonekh), the exterior of the wings decorated with folkloric designs