Protection of the Mother of God Icon with Holy Trinity
Protection of the Mother of God metal icon with the Holy Trinity at top
Size: 6" x 3.5"
Material: Cast bronze with blue enamel
The icon of the feast, which is not found in Byzantine art, depicts the Virgin Mary surrounded by a luminous aureole. She holds in her outstretched arms an orarion, or veil, which symbolizes the protection of her intercession.
This is not a modern day reproduction.