Icon the Sign (Znamenie) is an icon in the orans style, dated at the first half of the 12th century
The icon symbolizes the pregnancy of the Virgin: it shows Our Lady with hands raised for praying and the figure of the holy infant in her chest in the circle (orans type of icons).
The icon was made in Sofrino church factory, this is in Moscow region.
Image of the icon is made in high-quality polygraphic with double layers of metallographic printing. It is pasted to the wood or plywood plate basis.
The icon was consecrated by the provost of the Russian Orthodox church of St.Seraphim in Sofrino village.
This is a religious object, please, treat it carefully and in a worthy manner