The small icons as individual plates, such as this, or others displayed as diptychs and polyptychs, were designed to be used mainly by travelers, and carved in bronze or engraved silver, as well as enameled.


  • Title: St. Helena
  • Creator: Unknown, Russia
  • Creator Lifespan: 1750/1880
  • Date: 1800/1880
  • Physical Dimensions: w6 x h6.5 x d0.6 cm (Complete)
  • Provenance: Donation
  • Type: Religious object, IB006
  • Rights: Museo de Artes Universidad de los Andes
  • External Link: Museo de Artes Universidad de los Andes
  • Medium: Bronze, enamel
  • Technique: Casting, molding, engraving
  • Exhibition: Santiago de Chile

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