Portable Icon with the Virgin Eleousa

Date: early 1300s
Geography: Made in probably Constantinople
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Miniature mosaic set in wax on wood panel, with gold, multicolored stones, and gilded copper
Dimensions: Overall: 4 7/16 x 3 3/8 x 1/2 in. (11.2 x 8.6 x 1.3 cm)
Classification: Mosaics
Credit Line: Gift of John C. Weber, in honor of Philippe de Montebello, 2008
Accession Number: 2008.352

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