Virgin Mary Enthroned with Archangels Michael and Gabriel, gold foil icon.
Wall hanging and comes with its stand.
SIZE:12" x 8" , thickness of wood about 1/2"
Made in Ukraine
Theotokos Enthroned, the Mother of God
, Queen of Heaven and Earth protector and intercessor
In this icon
the Virgin is seated on a throne as a Byzantine Empress tenderly holding the Christ Child's hand with her right hand and with her left hand holding Christ, the Son of God. The infant Christ Child is holding an open book if Gospels.
MV OP is at the top of each corner of the icon standing for the first Greek letters for "Mother of God."
Archangels Michael and Gabriel are on either side of her.