Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto

Delicious antique French gilded brass religious sacred heart box / reliquary / ex-voto dating from the late 1800's . Engraved on the heart are 2 scrolled initials S J,embellished with a spray of roses on the right and palm leaves on the left . The front of the ex-voto opens by way of a hinged heart shaped door to reveal a folded hand written paper note. There is a ring for hanging the reliquary.The heart is in a very good condition, the gilding is still quite bright but show signs of light wear in places and there are areas of verd-gris. A wonderful faded grandeur decorative treasure for period display or would look absolutely stunning suspended on a chain or ribbon and worn as a necklace. Dimensions : 3 1/2 inches long 1 3/4 inches wide

Item ID: 1167

Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto

Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto
Delicious French ormolu flaming sacred heart box reliquary ex-voto

Delicious antique French gilded brass religious sacred heart box / reliquary / ex-voto dating from the late 1800's . Engraved on the heart are 2 scrolled initials S J,embellished with a spray of roses on the right and palm leaves on the left . The front of the ex-voto opens by way of a hinged heart shaped door to reveal a folded hand written paper note. There is a ring for hanging the reliquary.The heart is in a very good condition, the gilding is still quite bright but show signs of light wear in places and there are areas of verd-gris. A wonderful faded grandeur decorative treasure for period display or would look absolutely stunning suspended on a chain or ribbon and worn as a necklace. Dimensions : 3 1/2 inches long 1 3/4 inches wide

Item ID: 1167

If you were the pending buyer of this item, go to My Account to view, track and check payment for this item.

 

$199 USD SOLD SOLD

French faded-grandeur


Pippa Edney, LE TOURNEUR, France   

Delicious French faded grandeur crowns, boudoir ,wedding & lace treasures

Ruby Lane Shop Rating
Platinum Rating Platinum
Member since 2008

Layaway arrangements available. . . . . . please ask for details !

Shipping/Handling:$9.00 USD
Insurance:To Be Determined

Price for shipping to USA change location


Estimate shipping to a different location:




Traditional Payments

More from French faded-grandeur