Antique large 15 decades Rosary 19THc opalin red enamel Our Lady of Lourdes rare
Rare antique french Lourdes pilgrimage 15 decade rosary, from the end of 19THc- early XXTHc. Made of brass and enameled opalin glass (red brown). Composed with: 169 beads in total. 16 Pater Noster made of metal, a center, heart Shaped, made of brass, ornate with the Miraculous grotto on a side and the basilica of Lourdes on the reverse side, and a large cross, crucifix adorned with angels at the ends of the cross, inscription in french for " Souvenir of pilgrimage to Our Lady of Lourdes ". Condition: It is in a very nice antique condition, see photos.
Please note there are some little chips in the enameling on several beads. Metal beads are in a rare nice condition.
Total lenght is 50 3/8 / 128 cm long. The necklace portion measures 80 5/16 / 204 cm. Cross 3 7/8" x 2 7/16" / 98 mm x 62 mm. Diameter of the beads: 5/16 /. 3/8 for the Pater beads, 9 mm.
Feel free to ask, I answer with pleasure any questions or provide additionnal information. The item "Antique large 15 decades Rosary 19THc opalin red enamel Our Lady of Lourdes rare" is in sale since Wednesday, January 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Rosaries". The seller is "providence-64" and is located in Toulouse. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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- Country/Region of Manufacture: France
- Material: brass and opalin glass enameled