Antique Garnet rosary dated at the 18th century. The rosary consists of hand carved Garnet beads which have a beautiful wine red color. They have a diameter of 5 mm,3mm, 1 mm and are hand knotted with red silk. The rosary has a beautiful silver cross( acid tested and maker´s mark) which is of very fine craftmanship and is depicting the crucified Christ and the Holy Virgin with the Christ Child below. Two oval medals are depicting the Holy Virgin and St. Benedict are attached on the side. The rosary is in perfect condition and dated at the 18th century.
Length: 13.8 inch ( 350mm)
Antique Garnet rosary, silver 800, 18th century