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    Posted 2 years ago

    Agram.m
    (709 items)

    Late 19th Century.1880-95
    Original grand tour souvenir cross / crucifix depicting several Rome churches : Top : St. Peters square and Vatican
    Left : St. John Lateran
    Right : Basilica of St. Mary
    Bottom : St. Paul outside the walls
    In the center a dove represents the Holy Spirit with small inlaid golden rays. Body of Christ is beautifully done in detail
    Dimension: Measures the cross 9.1”(23 cm.) in length by 5.5” (14 cm.) in width. Total length including bail: 9.6”(24.5 cm.)
    Metal: The cross could be chrome or nickel plated on white brass. Weight: 386 gr.
    Condition: Excellent micro mosaic tile work on the front with no missing tiles. All in its original beautiful condition.
    The top of the cross has a ring attached on it, so it could be hung on wall.

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    1. SpiritBear, 2 years ago
      It wouldn't be Chromium plated. You barely see it before about 1920. It is always nickel or silver.
    2. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
      SpiritBear thank you for your enlightening explanation and love
    3. Agram.m Agram.m, 2 years ago
      Caperkid, TassieDevil, vetraio50, Hel1, Jancal20, Oroyoroyisthatyourhorse,
      aura, Radegunder, Moonhill thank you all for love
    4. valentino97 valentino97, 2 years ago
      Very beautiful! I would love to have one of these micro-mosiac crucifix some day.

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