Virgin Relic Sacred Shroud - Brass, Gold, Wood - 19th century

Virgin Relic Sacred Shroud - Brass, Gold, Wood - 19th century

Very old Reliquary Virgin with Child Jesus holding hand and with a relic of the Shroud with the Blood of Christ at the base with Latin letters and a numbering. It is of unknown period, surely from the 19th century and the relic seems from late 19th century, in French style with golden garland, it keeps some remaining polychromy on the mantle of the Virgin and Child. It is carved in hardwood with marks of the pass of time. A humble jewel of Christianity with gold or brass finish on the relic and with the purple colour of the cloth preserved.
Registered shipping and well packed.

Lot details
Virgin Relic Sacred Shroud
Brass, Gold, Wood
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
36×10×7 cm
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