French 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary CrucifixFrench 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary CrucifixFrench 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary CrucifixFrench 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary CrucifixFrench 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary CrucifixFrench 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary Crucifix

This lovely , antique reliquary crucifix is French and is hallmarked for 800-900 quality silver. It is very lightly gilded. It dates to the mid nineteenth century. Unusually it is double sided with Jesus on the cross on one side and the Virgin Mary on the other.

It measures 2 and 3/16” (5.6cms) long, including the ring and screw, by 1¼” (3.2cms). It weighs 4.4 grams.

On the front is a finely sculpted, raised image of Jesus on the cross. The cross is delicately outlined.

The reverse is the same except that it carries an image of the Virgin Mary.

At the top is a ring with the crab mark for 800-900 silver quality. A bail is attached.

At the base is a screw. It unscrews easily to reveal an empty interior which once held a precious relic.

In fine antique condition, this rare piece will arrive in a gift box.

ITEM ID
1574
ITEM TYPE
Vintage
ORIGIN
France • French
COLOR
Silver

French 19C Silver Double Sided Reliquary Crucifix

$195

Add to Cart
Email Shop Owner

3 other shoppers are interested in this item


    Sacred Treasures from France, Great Britain and Europe

    since 2012

    Shipping:Free
    Insurance:Included
    Est. Sales Tax:TBD
    Shipping to: USA
    change


    Suzy's Treasures On Earth


    Sue Clark
    Ipswich , Other , UK Platinum Platinumsince 2012