Angel appears to the Myrrh-Bearing Women

Iconography:  Myrrh-bearers standing by the Lord’s Tomb ((The Angel presents himself to the Myrrhbearers)

Origin: From the St. George Church in Murom

Material: Wood, tempera

Dimensions:  height 44 cm, width 35 cm

The icon portrays two women by the Holy Sepulcher holding alabasters with incense, and the Mother of God, who, according to a version, was together with them. To the right is an angel announcing the Resurrection of Christ. 

Deposited in the Museum on March 4, 1935. Restored in 1945-1946 in the Murom Museum by I.I.Tyulin. 

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