Icon: Saint John the Forerunner
|Name:||Icon: Saint John the Forerunner||Size:||9 x 8 cm|
The small icon is overlaid with a chased and engraved silver oklad, dated 1878, marked with city hallmark od St Petersburg, assayer’s mark, 84 standard and Master’s mark P.I, in Cyrillic.
Saint John shows us a scroll, with a variant of the text: POKAITESYA, PRIBLIZHIBOSYA TSARSTVIE NEBESNOE
“Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven is come near.”