Chalice - Circa 1900 Jesus Hominum Salvator ( JHS ) - Brass

Description
Chalice - Circa 1900 Jesus Hominum Salvator ( JHS ) - Brass
Italy - 1900

The JHS symbol and elegant friezes

JHS is a Christian acronym, representing the initials of Jesus Savior of Men, is one of the symbols of the Catholic Church. It appears in relief in the hosts that the priest consecrates and offers to the faithful in the masses.


Height : 13 cm = 5 1⁄8 inch


Diameter of top : 8.9 cm = 3 1⁄2 inch


Diameter of the base : 8.4 cm = 3 5⁄16 inch


" COLLECTIBLE, AND DECORATIVE "


Well protected and tracking number.


Lot details
Object
Chalice - Circa 1900 Jesus Hominum Salvator ( JHS )
Material
Brass
Estimated Period
1900
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
166 g
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