This is a nice Baroque silver reliquary pendant, dating to the 17th century. The small locket is made from silver, containing a relic or object embedded in wax. The other side is a parchment image of a saint as yet unattributed. It retains the suspension ring and is in good antique condition. A nice object, worn for veneration, meditation and devotion.
OBJECT: Reliquary Pendant
CULTURE: Spanish Baroque
DATE: c. 17th century
SIZE: 22mm (with bail) x 17mm x 9mm
WEIGHT: 5.2 grams
PROVENANCE: Ex. European Private Collection
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