Virgin Mary Glykophilousa, "Sweet-kissing" or "Loving Kindness" icon
depicts the Virgin Mary caressing her son, so that they appear to be kissing.
In the Byzantine representations, the Child caresses her cheek while she appears sad, seemingly contemplating his coming Passion.
SIZE: 5 1/2" x 4"
Thickness of the wooden base: 1/2"
MADE IN GREECE.