Small oval reliquary containing a relic of Marguerite-Marie Alacoque.
Born on 22 July 1647 in Verosvres, and died on 17 October 1690 in Paray-le-Monial, is a nun of the Order of Visitation, mystic and inspirer of the cult of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and recognised as holy by the Catholic Church. Messenger of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
She was beatified in 1864 and canonised in 1920.
Silver plated metal (I don't know which one).
1.9 × 1.5 cm
In good condition, not cleaned (see condition on detailed photos).
Very careful shipping and tracking with signature required upon receipt.
- Reliquary, Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque
- Bronze (silvered)
- Estimated Period
- Early 20th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes