Circa: 1900s - 1920s years. RARE UNIQUE, FILLED with DIVINE SPIRIT and CONTAINS DIVINE HOLY SOUL!!! Eastern Orthodox CHURCH LAMP for Sacred Oil (Lampada), complete with chains and hanger. CHRISTIANITY ROYAL GOLD BRASS ICON LAMPADA - (CHURCH LAMP). CHURCH RELIC SACRED OIL ICON LAMP SAVES FIRE of CLEAN LINES of a PRAY and BELIEF in and WORSHIP of JESUS CHRIST - our GOD.
Holy Apostles, Entreat the merciful God. To grant our Souls Forgiveness of Transgressions. IMPERIAL MOSCOW GOLD FILLED BRASS. Makes a nice gift to your Church or your home!
BRASS ICON LAMPADA - (ICON'S CHURCH LAMP). 6288 Grams // 6 kilogram 288 grams. Details are well defined with original finish. Lampada (Sacred Oil Icon Lamp), with Solid Brass VIRTUOSO ENGRAVING.The quality of this MIRACLE LAMP ICON is very fine and detailed with beautiful, good condition, regarding its age. Good so see our many photos to get the best idea of condition. The quality of this Lampada (Sacred Oil Icon Lamp) is very fine and detailed with beautiful facial patina. Original Church Icon's Lampada, gorgeous painting creates magnificent beauty of the product. The best indication of condition is to study the photographs carefully, photos are part of the description. Antique Russian icon a rare Russian. Church Relic Sacred Oil Icon Lamp saves fire of clean lines of a pray and belief in an eternal life and worship of Jesus Christ - our God.
It is was made many years ago, but anyway this Lampada (Sacred Oil Icon Lamp) still in a good condition in corresponds to regarding its age. A great exemplar to add to your collection! There are no broken or missing parts.
The toning to the brass is nice and uniform. The best indication of condition is to study the photographs carefully. Lampada (Sacred Oil Icon Lamp) very attractive, even patina on outside sides indicates the authenticity of the product. A superb example all through.
The Lampada (Sacred Oil Icon Lamp) retains beautiful luster everywhere. There are a no bumps or scratches especially visible. Comes with original mint marked. Anyway, all this remains looks like overall excellent historical things, and in our opinion, everything adds tremendous significance of character to theses award.The best indication of condition is to study the photographs carefully, the pictures that are taken are also to be considered a part of the description of the item. Enjoyed an unrivalled command of every technique employed Art painting school, as well as with the gold and silverware. This unique fusion of the national creative spirit and contemporary culture helped to create some of the greatest masterpieces of Russian and world jewelry. Russia has long been a leader in production of enamel with orders and medals and other enamel wares. In Russia, nice enamel objects were considered to be the most expensive and valuable.
Why Do We Light Oil Lamps and Candles In Front of Relics and Icons? Beautiful indeed yesterday was our splendid array, and our illumination, in which both in public and private we associated ourselves, every kind of men, and almost every rank, illuminating the night with our crowded fires, formed after the fashion of that great light, both that with which the heaven above us lights its beacon fires, and that which is above the heavens, amid the angels (the first luminous nature, next to the first nature of all, because springing directly from it), and that which is in the Trinity, from which all light derives its being, parted from the undivided light and honored. That lamps were lit in the churches is testified by the divine Chrysostom, where he says.
What negligence is this, to forsake me, and set your minds on him! This is a greater and better light than that, for we do not set up a light like that moistened with oil, but we inflame souls, that are watered with piety, with a desire of hearing. An icon is not a painting in the sense we normally regard pieces of art, although it is an image that is painted.An icon is a window out of the obvious realities of everyday life into the realm of God. Every paint-stroke has a meaning hallowed by centuries of prayer. Icons are religious images that hover between two worlds, putting into colors and shapes what cannot be grasped by the intellect. Icons are the visual equivalents of the Divine Scriptures.
Not every religious painting can be considered an icon. Icons are religious pictures that convey inner spiritual meaning of their subject matter. The Son of God came to restore the divine image in human form. Iconography is the graphic witness to this restoration. Antique Russian Icons as Masterpieces of Religious Art.
It is not a secret that antique Russian icons are renowned throughout the world for their spiritual power for believers. However, these beautiful hand-painted images also have a very high artistic value.
Distinguished by the variety of colors, harmonious forms, and the use of reverse perspective that creates an optical illusion allowing the viewer to "look through" the painting, antique Russian icons are indeed masterpieces of religious art. Add to this their long and interesting history, and you will understand why these holy images are highly collectible today.
It is also worth noting that antique Russian icons have even become an investment asset for many collectors of art. Pictures are part of Description. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Icons". The seller is "rima83" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.