Hand-painted icon of saint michael the archangel, commemorated on 8 november. Painted on wooden panel, covered by piece of loosely woven linen and ground. The background is made with gold leaves of 23,75 karats. The traditional byzantine technique of egg tempera is used; all covered by varnish. The size is 15cm x 20cm, almost 2cm depth. Thank you for your understanding. This item is made of gold and wood, egg tempera.