Model is an 11th Century Byzantine manuscript, Monastery of St. Catherine at Mount Sinai, Egypt.
Egg tempera, gold gouache, and gold leaf on vellum.
This illuminated miniature is framed, with archival matting.
The initials on gold are the Greek abbreviation for Jesus Christ.
Dimensions: 7.8 X 9.4 inches; framed it is 11 X 14 inches