Pope Pius X
Prayer Souvenir Box
Black Lacquer Finish
Age is probably early 1900's
This is a lovely small black lacquered box with picture of Pope Pius X.
Pope Pius was Pope from 1903 until his death in 1914. He was canonized in 1954.
He promoted traditional devotional practices and orthodox theology.
A gigantic statue of him is enshrined within Saint Peter's Basilica.
Dimensions: 3 1/8" wide x 1 5/8" deep x 7/8" tall when closed
Box was found in Paris, France
- Hinged lid operates flawlessly and is still very tight.
- There is some wear to the bottom from age & wear.
- Lacquered Picture has lifted just a little at the top left corner. (see pics 4&5)
- Box is in beautiful condition especially considering its age.
PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS A GENUINE ANTIQUE/VINTAGE PIECE.
ANTIQUE & VINTAGE ITEMS CAN RARELY BE DESCRIBED AS PERFECT.
BY NATURE OF THE FACT THAT THEY ARE OLD THERE ARE USUALLY
SOME SIGNS OF WEAR COMMENSURATE WITH AGE AND USE.
PLEASE READ THE ITEM DESCRIPTION & VIEW ALL PHOTOS CAREFULLY.
PHOTOS ARE A PART OF THE DESCRIPTION.
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