Reliquary - 800 silver with 3 relics - 18th century

Description
Reliquary - 800 silver with 3 relics - 18th century
Italy

Cross reliquary with 3 relics from Lombardy, Italy, presumably a reliquary of a nun.

Time period: ca. 18th century.

1. B.M.V Jos cus Rosae = Beata Maria Vergine del Rosario
2. S.Ambros.Ep.D = San Ambrogio vescovo di Milano
3. S.Caroli B = Beata Santa Carolina.

All 3 relics are in excellent condition.
All 3 relics are held together with silk yarn and are sealed with sealing wax in a silver cross with a glass attachment.

The reliquary cross is inserted into a reliquary. This can be opened and locked with a screw.

On the back: ‘Ricordo di Suor Caterina’

Condition: very good

SHIPMENT: As registered mail via the Swiss Post with insurance and tracking number in an air bubble envelope.

IMPORTANT: Please note that Switzerland is a NON-EU country. Any possible customs duties are borne by the buyer in the country of destination. Complaints regarding customs will not be accepted.

Lot details
Object
Reliquary
Material
800 silver with 3 relics
Estimated Period
18th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
7×3.5×0.6 cm
Weight
24.4 g
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