Portable icon of Theotokos Hodegetria (16th century) by the hand of the hagiographer Theophanes the Cretan. The original icon is placed in the Catholikon of Stavronikita Monastery on Mount Athos.
This icon was for many years in the Catholikon of the Holy Great Monastery of Vatopedi. In 1730, however, it suddenly disappeared from its position and was found in the Monastery of Xenophontos. The Vatopedians were persuaded of the miracle and decided not to resist to the will of the Theotokos. Μore about Theotokos Hodegetria.