Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing - 889 g
|No. of items:||1|
|Object:||Monstrance (More lots)|
|Designer/ Artist:||François Philibert Marie CALLIAT.|
|Estimated Period:||Early 19th century|
|Country of Origin:||France|
|Condition:||Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing|
Obtained from inheritance. A beautiful "solar"monstrance with original luna and with the lamb, sacred heart and angels.
Made of 950/1000 silver and 'fire' gilded 18kt/24kt gold!
Originates from France, Lyon.
Weight of the entire object: 889 grams.
Hallmarks base: departments mark with a 1 left of the head (950/1000) content / hallmark of the 67th arrondissement in Lyon.
Makers mark: François Philibert Marie CALLIAT.
Hallmarks Luna: the same 3 as described above.
Hallmark on top of (on the cross): arrondissement 67 hallmark.
So in total, 3 parts of the monstrance are hallmarked.
In the last 3 photos some ‘damages’ are visible. The wings have some cracks of which 2 were repaired (reinforced) in the past.
Below on the base is a small crack in the corner.
This item is +- 200 years old and of course has been used often.
The Hallmark is ‘Tête de Vieille Femme’ or Head of an Old Woman which was used in Lyon between the years 1819 and 1838 -1st title (950/1000) Lyon.
It also shows the Lyon guarantee for the same years with the head of a man facing left.
The Makers Mark is that of François Philibert Marie CALLIAT.
His mark shows an F and a C surrounding a bee.
His mark was registered in 1820 and cancelled in 1854.
He was simply one of the Main Master Silversmiths in France specializing in Religious items such as chalices and ciborias.
He founded the Lyonnais Dynasty of Silversmiths which became particularly known for their gorgeous Sacred Art pieces.
His descendants were as famous as he was. His daughter and stepson followed in his footsteps and his grandson went on to work in silver until the 1930s.
All in all they created some of the most precious pieces of Religious Art in France.
All in all, a very exceptional and unique item.
Was very loved!
Pick up is preferred.
Shipping is possible and the item will be packaged with great care.
Can be collected in Hardenberg (Overijssel)
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Unfortunately, it will not be sent outside the EU.
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