400 – 1300
Medieval Era

Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy

Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy (Byzantine), c. 1400, tempera and gold on wood,
39 cm x 31 cm (British Museum, London)

Speakers: Pippa Couch and Rachel Ropeik


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Where and When

Icon of the Triumph of Orthodoxy
Constantinople (now Istanbul, Turkey)

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