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Collections Holy Metropolis of Korinthos, Sikionos, Zemenos, Tarsos and Polifegos

Item ID: 142
Item Number: 33
Collection: Holy Metropolis of Korinthos, Sikionos, Zemenos, Tarsos and Polifegos
Item Name: Bejeading of John the Baptist
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Place: Korinthos
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Dimensions: 0,54 x 0,40 μ.
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Description: This image is a work of one of the workshops of Constantinople, as the inscription on the bottom witness. "The Hand Christodoulos Epivatianou, Constantinople.”
In the centre of the image represented the executioner's sword bearer and Salome, which bears on the panel head of John the Baptist.
The artistic value of the icon is impressive and the details are made by a professional hagiographer.