Saints Chariton of Iconium and Theodosius the Cenobiarch

Title

Saints Chariton of Iconium and Theodosius the Cenobiarch

Description

Damage caused by dowels to the upper and lower left together with the rounding of the left edge indicate this is a right wing of a triptych.

Work Number

4

Date

8th-9th centuries

Alternative Title

Half of a cross

Is Referenced By

Michigan Inventory Number 10

References

Weitzmann notes this icon as the earliest extant representation of Chariton of Iconium.

Medium

tempera and pigmented varnish on panel

Physical Dimensions

22.2 x 9.4 x .5 cm

Files

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Citation

“Saints Chariton of Iconium and Theodosius the Cenobiarch,” The Sinai Icon Collection , accessed December 4, 2021, http://vrc.princeton.edu/sinai/items/show/6365.
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