Antique tower / cylinder monstrance
With neo-Gothic decorations, church elements, heavy gilding. Partly openwork. Glass cylinder (original) with opening part so that the lunula is removable. The dome above the cylinder is crowned by a tower with cross and in it the depiction of Jesus' sacred heart.
The monstrance is the holder in which the large, consecrated host is shown for worship. During the Middle Ages, monstrances enjoyed great popularity in the shape of a tower. These have a vertical cylinder of glass or crystal in the middle. In that cylinder is the lunula in which the most sacred can be placed.
Complete with original travel case.
- Nr. de articole
- Monstrance în valiză - Altar - Tabernacol
- Alamă, Bronz (aurit)
- Stilul Gotic
- Late 19th century
- Stare bună - uzată cu mici semne de uzură
- 68×23×16 cm
- 2200 g