15th-Century Icon of Theodore Stratelates

15th-century icon of Theodore Stratelates from the Church of St. Theodore Stratilates on the Brook in Novgorod. The icon depicts the Warrior Saint and Great-Martyr Theodore Stratelates, also known as Theodore of Heraclea, who came from the city of Euchaita in Asia Minor. Saint Theodore is regarded as the patron saint of soldiers. The antique icon is now preserved in the collection of the State Novgorod Museum-reservation.


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