An exquisite silver Greek Orthodox icon of St. Anastasia the Healer.
Saint Anastasia was a saint and martyr. She is venerated as St. Anastasia the Pharmakolytria
, i.e. "Deliverer from Potions
" or "Healer
". There is little reliably known, save that she died in the persecutions of Diocletian. Most stories about her date from several centuries after her death and make her a Roman or Sirmian native. Anastasia has long been venerated as a healer and exorcist. Her relics lie in the Cathedral of St. Anastasia
in Zadar, Croatia.
Made of 950o proof silver on a selected timber frame with the painted parts of the icon painted by hand. Exact reproduction of an antique Byzantine masterpiece.
The icon can be 24K gold plated upon request with a small extra charge.
There is a wide variety of additional silver icons available. Please contact us
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