In the middle of the scene, Christ, in the Jordan, who is baptised by Saint John in front of three angels. This icon symbolises the Christnening, the principle of Christian life. This icon has been hand-painted at the Russian Orthodox atelier in Yaroslav, in the north of Russia, according to the strict principles of the Russian iconic tradition. The slight imperfections that can be found on this icon are an added value bearing witness of the craftsmanship process. This icon comes in an elegant blue velvet box with internal satin covering.