Vintage European purple glass beaded rosary and reliquary crucifix which was a souvenir from Rome. The rosary measures 28" and has a 4 1/2" drop. Weight is 45.4 grams. The faceted purple glass beads measure approximately 7mm. The center silver tone metal measures 3/4" X 1/2", and the crucifix measures 2" X 1" X 5/16". The back of the crucifix is marked "ROMA" and opens to reveal three fine pieces of paper. One pieces reads Theresa, one Lucins, and the other Ardoria S.P. The screw that screws in at the bottom of the crucifix is missing, but the back cover remains closed without it. In excellent Vintage condition with very light age appropriate wear.
Item ID: B3-76