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Reliquary Saint

Number of Items:  1

parcel-silver-gilt, blue-enamel

c. 1800 - 1900

Parcel-gilt-silver figure of a Saint, or an eclesiastic, holding a reliquary with rock-crystal (?) windows. The octagonal base has gothic arches, backed with blue enamel. Origin probably European, 19th century.

bequest

Michael Wellby, 2012; WA2013.1.24

Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.