Saint Anastasia deliverer from Portions- Contemporary byzantine icon female saints and martyrs christian art of Greece

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St. Anastasia Pharmakolytria, that means "Deliverer from Potions" in Greek. This contemporary icon shows her in red, blue and greenish white holding a container for medicines and the cross, healing. 

Her name (I Aghia Anastasia) is written with egg tempera on her right and left side in Greek with byzantine characters.- The copper gold that is covering the halo is ageing normally, producing a copperish antique patina, that gives the icon an antique look 

Measurements: the icon measures 19x8 cm and is 15mm thick

Additionally the icon comes tenderly protected in its individual handmade felt bag, together with some instructions how to care for it, a little sachet of herbs from our garden in Crete -and our typical icon favors - Ready to be given as a gift.