This wooden diptych features classic Byzantine portraits of Jesus Christ the Teacher and Virgin Mary the Directress. Gold-foil embossed icon is lacquered and mounted on walnut wood.
Back side features the Byzantine Cross and Orthodox Christian Prayer: “Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, by the prayers of your Ever-Virgin Mother and our venerable and God-bearing Fathers and all the Saints, save me, a sinner.”
Ideal for baptism and wedding gifts. The icons of Christ and His Mother are essential for every home prayer corner. As a diptych, the icons are joined by a hinge so they can be opened like a book—ideal for travelers and for placement on shelves.
Each of the two icons is 3-1/2" X X5"; folds with two hinges 7 X 5 inches (when open)
Orthodox wooden icon diptych with the Byzantine icon of the Virgin Mary on the left and Christ, the Teacher on the right. The two icon panels are connected with a double hinge. It has a smooth glossy finish in royal blue color.
The back of the diptych displays an Orthodox Cross and the prayer, “O Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me a sinner.” Perfect as a graduation or baptism gift.
Comes in 3 different sizes.
Mini size: 1.5” x 2.30”” Medium size: 2.75” x 4” Large size: 4.5” x 6.5”
Small size wooden Orthodox diptych with printed round icons of Jesus Christ and Holy Theotokos. The backside of the diptych features a gold-tone cross with the inscription ICXC NIKA (Jesus Christ Conqueror) and the Virgin and Child icon image.
You may consider this mini diptych as a gift option for different religious celebrations and occasions such as baptisms, graduations, birthdays, Sunday School fundraisers, and many others.
Approximate size of each icon: 1 ¾ "X 2." When open: 3 1/2" Weighs: 1.3 oz
Wooden Orthodox Icon Diptych with the Hymn to the Theotokos