A Russian Icon of the Kazan Mother of God with Gilded Silver and "Jeweled" Oklad
The icon with SS. John, Nikolai, Elizaveta, and Darya in the borders, the oklad richly chased and repoussé with scrolling vines and strapwork and set with halos of multicolored faceted pastes
the oklad apparently Moscow, the date obscured and with Cyrillic initials AP, probably for Alexander Panfilov; also with scratched weight, the reverse with a paper tag from the retailer Kalashnikov
10 3/8 x 8 in.
26.4 x 20.3 cm