Production Method:Our mini icons are created according to the egg tempera technique of the byzantine iconography. All of our materials are based in tradition and interact with their environment producing a spiritual artifact that will last for generations ageing gracefully through time.
Finish Type:Hand Painted
Saint Tryphon. A young imposing Saint in beautiful garments, holding a small falcon, one of the symbols connected with his life.
The miniature was painted with egg tempera in small gessoed wooden panel with size: 6.5cm x 5 cm).
The name of the Saint -- O Aghios Tryphon-- was written with brown egg tempera on the top of the icon with medieval Greek characters. Copper metal leaves (imitating gold) were added as halo. Afterwards shellac was added and finally two layers of varnish in order to seal the colours and produce an icon that will last.
<3 Gift wrapping: The icon is send along with an organza bag (with a small hand crocheted ornament) ideal for gift wrapping
St Tryphon Miniature icon of the orthodox russian saint mini patron of birds protector of fields- B07BLSK75K