Christ the Pantocrator (Ruler of the World) The Icon is painted with egg tempera on a wooden panel covered with levkas (gesso, special priming) at the end of the 19th or the first years of the 20th century. Legal Antique. The icon is covered with the original old chased brass oklad. The Icon is original and has not been restored. It is so called "unclad oklad" icon and the painting beneath oklad may be schematic if any. Russian Federation certificate of authenticity attached to backside.