St .Minas

Type: Icon

Period: From 19 century to 19 century

Author: Unknown

School: Unknown


Country: Bulgaria

Province: Varna

Town: Varna

Museum: History Museum

Object identification notes

St. Minas in full length on a horse.


A traditional compositional treatment of the theme.

Iconographical technique: Tempera

Gold-leaf, liquid gold and velaturas were used. The development of the images, armor and clothes is jewerly. Precisely and professionally made ornamentation and background.

Base material: Wood

Oak board