© Sandra Hendler 2016

This is such a fabulous antique reliquary! This one was most likely made by a nun or sister of a Holy Order for personal use.It is an octagonal shaped box, covered in vermillion fabric & also lined in satin of that same hue & covered in glass. A central picture of Jesus is framed in ornate gold lace, with the relics fanning out in a star shape The relics are as follows Ste Colette,v, S. Fr.d'Ass., Ste Claire d'Ass., St.M.M.Alac., V.N.D. Lor.,& finally B x Vianney. This wonderful piece is in good antique condition & displays beautifully. It measures 4 & 3/4 inches long by 4 & 1/4 inches wide by 13/16ths of an inch deep. This sale is for the star reliquary only.

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