Dovecote Church

Saint Mikalos (Michael)


Saint Michael is holding his scabbard in his left hand. He wears a garment over his torso armour, and his kremasmata appear to be of strips of some sort. He wears boots and his legs appear to be bare.


Detail of the torso - the garment appears to be of fairly flexible fabric. The circular feature at the waist is in evidence on this figure.



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