Hand painted icon of Kosmas of Aetolia, made in Mount Athos, on natural wood.
Dimensions: 15 x 18 cm.
He was born in the village of Megalos Dedros of Aetolia about 1714 AD. At the age of 20 he went for higher education at the Athonian Academy. He was hung in Kolikonstantsi of Northern Epirus in 1779 AD. He was recognized as a saint by the Ecumenical Patriarchate on April 20, 1961 AD. Saint Kosmas the Aitolos celebrates on August 24th.