Handpainted icon of Virgin Kykkou of Cyprus. The haloes and the decorations on the corners are silver and the icon is painted on canvas.
Dimensions: 20 x 30 cm.
One of the most pious christian virtues of all Cypriots is the worship of the Virgin Mary, in honor of which, was dedicated the magnificent monastery of Kykkos. There, the Byzantines carried the apostolic and miraculous icon of the Virgin Mary, which was named "Kykkotisa". Μore about Virgin Kykkou of Cyprus.