Spanish sterling silver traveling Communion or Last Rites boxed set, c.1960, maker's mark A within scroll brackets.
The set consists of:
Chalice, reeded knop, gilt interior 3 1/2" tall
Paten 3 3/8" diameter gilt
Pyx 2 1/8" diameter gilt interior
Anointing Spoon 4"
Cruets Sterling collar and caps 4 3/8" tall
Fitted hinged lidded box strap handle brass fittings
Plaque monogrammed: A.W.R. could be reversed.
Total silver weight 176 grams or 5.7 ozs. Troy.
Box dimensions 8" long, 4 1/2" wide and 5 3/4" tall
Total weight of complete set 1383 grams or 3 pounds Avoirdupois (regular pounds)
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Sterling sets like these are still available from Ecclesiastical Supply Houses for $1500 - $2000.
Item ID: r3007
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