Large relic "Veil of Veronica" - Sweat cloth - Holy face of Jesus Christ - Vatican - Glass, Paper, Wood - anno 1867

Description
Large relic "Veil of Veronica" - Sweat cloth - Holy face of Jesus Christ - Vatican - Glass, Paper, Wood - anno 1867
Italy

Authentic official Vatican relic of the veil of Veronica "sweat cloth" of the original exhibited in the Vatican in the Basilica Saint Peter and would contain a small part of textile of the real veil.
The Saint Veronica from Jerusalem struck Jesus Christ along the Via Dolorosa on the road to Golgotha.
The relic is an old copy on linen made in 1867 under the supervision of Pope Pius IX and handwritten signed by the Pont Max XXI Francisqus Pevennetti.
At the bottom of the sweat cloth there is a wax seal of the Vatican.
The official statement underneath likewise contains the wax stamp of Pope Pius IX.
The whole is framed with a black lacquered frame with gold edge, the sweat cloth and paper are protected by glass.

Will be carefully packaged and shipped.

Lot details
Object
Large relic "Veil of Veronica" - Sweat cloth - Holy face of Jesus Christ - Vatican
Material
Glass, Paper, Wood
Designer/ Artist
Francisqus Pevenetti
Estimated Period
anno 1867
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
56.5×31.5×2 cm
Weight
1.24 kg
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