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Title: Μουσείο Ιεράς Μονής Κύκκου (Κύπρος): Εικόνα, Θεοτόκος Οδηγήτρια (Ε 824)
Start date: 1200
End date: 1399
Historical Period: Late Byzantine Period

Icon of the Mother of God in the type of Hodegetria (Greek for 'who shows the way'). In this type of image, the Virgin Mary is represented pointing to the blessing Christ Child. It is one of the commonest icon types in Byzantium. Provenance: Church of Saint Paraskevi, Moutoullas

Size: 85.6 x 62.3 cm
Place: Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos, Cyprus  
Languages: Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
Medium: tempera
wood (plant material)
Project: BYZART Project  
Fond: OUC Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos  
Physical type: icons (devotional images)
Material and technique: painting (image-making)
Data provider: Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos  
License: All rights reserved
Rights holder: Museum of the Holy Monastery of Kykkos  
Appears in Collections:BYZART

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