Fegegita React – Anastasiya and Bruk on Nor show couple version. In spite of the fact that until the nineteenth century there is minimal indication of common artwork other than scenes remembering the existence of benefactors to chapels on their dividers. Curiously for Orthodox Christianity, symbols were not generally kept in houses (where magic parchments were regularly kept all things considered), yet in the congregation.
A few “diptychs” are as an “ark” or tabot, in these cases sanctified boxes with a painted within the cover, put shut on the raised area during Mass, fairly comparable to the special raised area stone in the Western church, and the antimins in other Orthodox holy places.
These are viewed as so heavenly that the common people isn’t permitted to see them, and they are enclosed by fabric when taken in parade. Ethiopian diptychs frequently have an essential wing with a casing. A more modest second wing, which is just the size of the picture inside the casing, is painted on the two sides to permit shut and open perspectives.
Symbols are painted on a wood base help, yet since about the sixteenth century with mediating fabric support stuck to a gesso layer over the wood. The limiting mechanism for the paint is additionally creature based paste, giving a matt completion which is then frequently stained.