St. Nicholas and St. Spyridon

Type: Icon

Period: From 18 century to 18 century

Author: Unknown

School: Unknown


Country: Bulgaria

Province: Varna

Town: Varna

Museum: History Museum


A traditional compositional treatment of the theme.

Iconographical technique: Tempera

Gold-leaf and velaturas were used. The development of the images and clothes is jeweler and typical of the period.

Base material: Wood


State, restoration traces and comments

The icon is framed by a wood carving that leaves a very small part to the right. The wood is badly damaged by tree-eaters.