St Dionysius of Zakynthos byzantine icon of the Greek orthodox saint Dionysios- Antique like miniature icon



St Dionysius of Zakynthos together  with St Gerasimos and St Spyridon are the three "incorructable" saints of the Ionian island. A very much beloved Saint in his island Zakynthos and an example of forgiveness

The icon was painted according to the old byzantine egg-tempera technique with several layers of color and the resin varnish applied on top

It measures 8x12cm and is 9mm thick

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 - Perfect for a very personal name saint gift.