This marble and cloisonne cross with holy water recipient was created in France, circa 1880. The antique piece has beautiful, intricate cloisonne work with enamel, stone and bronze and a gleaming green, gray marble base. The religious object is in excellent condition and has sturdy brass backing for easy hanging. Cloisonne is an ancient technique for decorating metal or marble objects. In this technique, enamel, glass, or gemstones are separated by strips of flattened wire placed edgeways on a metal backing. Measure: 3″ W x 4.5″ H. SKU: 153-296

ITEM ID
153-296
COLOR
Blue, Gold, Green, Red, White, Yellow
ITEM TYPE
Antique

Country French Interiors

19th Century French Green Marble Cross and Holy Water with Cloisonne Technique

$295


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