Lovely vintage reliquary for devotion to beloved Saint Terese of Lisieux, Terese of the Infant Jesus. The reliquary is a gold tone filigree of lovely detail with four ruby red "jewels", the metal may be vermeil over silver but is not marked. Inside under glass mounted on a red background is the relic with label "S. Teres L. Inf. V". The back opens to reveal the red wax seal intact, and three is a hanging loop on top. It measures 1 & 3/8" tall and is in good condition. Please note this is a sacred item, the reliquary is for sale with the relic included as a gift to the purchaser; and it should be displayed with honor and respect.There is a slight curve to the glass which made the photographs quite a challenge.
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