Renaissance silver devotional amulet of Christ and the Madonna

Renaissance silver devotional amulet of Christ and the Madonna

Code: 11374

£480.00
Qty 

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

CULTURE: Renaissance

DATE: c. 1550 - 1650 A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver

WEIGHT: 4.91 grams

SIZE: 35.02mmx x 27.98mm x 2.41mm

PROVENANCE: Formerly in a UK private collection, Buckinghamshire.