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Virgen of the Sign: religious icon. Greek School S. XVII. Egg and gold temple on board.
The typologistía of the Virgin of the Sign, is presented with her arms raised, with the palms of her hands facing the heavens, the Mediating Virgin between God and men. It can appear half a body, or a whole body. The Niñ on the chest can be directly in contact with Our Lady, or on a #237; In the 4th and 5th centuries this typologistía becomes that of the Praying Virgin, whose prayer reaches heaven.
Just as the Empress, and the dignitaries of the Byzantine court carried the image of the sovereign to her chest, inside a medallón, (Signum), on the breast of Our Lady there is a círculo containing Emmanuel. Sometimes it appears with the #241;ada of saints, ángels, seraphim etc.
Tamaño: 18 cm of diámeter. Weight: 400 grams.