This is a wonderful Renaissance silver devotional amulet, dating to the 16th - 17th century. It is double-sided, with a bust of Christ on one side and the Madonna on the other. It is surrounded with an openwork frame, retains the suspension loop and a lower one for a pearl or drop pendant.
OBJECT: Devotional Pendant
DATE: c. 1550 - 1650 A.D.
WEIGHT: 4.91 grams
SIZE: 35.02mmx x 27.98mm x 2.41mm
PROVENANCE: Formerly in a UK private collection, Buckinghamshire.
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