Last modified on 12 April 2012, at 20:35

Category:Riza

Riza (Russian and Ukrainian: риза, оклад) is the metal plating on an icon made from gold or silver, with many jewels. It covers all the image, exept skin - face and hands. Most of the traditional Russian and Ukrainian rizas were destroyed during the first years of Soviet period.

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