Here are clearer images of similar Ethiopian icons. Note the vibrant colors.
Related reading: Ethiopian Icons; Ethiopian Icons Through the Centuries
|A not-so-clear scan of two old Ethiopian icons hanging over my desk.|
On the right is Mary and the Christ Child.
Her halo is covered by a blue veil and there is an angel to her right and left.
On the left is St. George's stallion upon which he slays the dragon.
|Horite priest sacrificing a ram|
|Ancient Egyptian cursing bowl|
|Mary and the Christ |
subdue the serpent