Byzantine orthodox icon of St Artemios, Antique look egg tempera on plywood religious iconography sacred art of Greece, military saints and martyrs

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An antique look byzantine  icon of Saint Artemios  painted with the byzantine technique on plywood - A military saint, resembling the Lord in his image,  with a very impressive representation of vivid colours such as blue, gold, brown and also because of its special format (10x20cm)

The name of the saint (Aghios Artemios) is written in Greek. The copper gold that is added on the background (kampos) is speciallyt treated with an organic dye to imitate the antique copperish patina of old icons.

Gift wrapping: The icon comes tenderly protected in its individual bag, together with its instructions how to care for it, a little sachet of herbs from our garden in Crete -and our custom icon favors - Ready to be given as a very special gift