Seller: s.whittaker.1 (3,192) 100%, Location: Nottingham, Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 293314733052 RARE Antique 17th Century Russian Brass Travel Icon - Stunning Patina (approx 15cm in length fully extended - approx 4.5cm in height)!Here we have a rare and extremely early example of in my opinion a 17th Century Russian Orthodox Brass Travel Icon with stunning dark Patina which just can not be faked, such pieces were carried by individuals for a belief of Spiritual protection with the interior Relief decoration depicting Iconic - Christ like imagery as seen in pics fro examples, the piece opens out to reveal 3 sections if interior imagery and folds down for transportation as seen in pic for an example. A fine and extremely early Iconic pieces of desirable Russian Orthodox form!The piece is in beautiful authentic condition for its age and has a achieved a stunning dark aged Patina during its passage through life as seen. Good overall - as seen condition for age..I have taken several pictures and you are bidding on the items as seen in pictures (please study all pics for exact condition)!Starting bidding very low with no reserve so good luck at auction! Condition: The piece is in beautiful authentic condition for its age and has a achieved a stunning dark aged Patina during its passage through life as seen. Good overall - as seen condition for age..(please study all pics and read description for item specifics)!