Very elegant and rare antique french rosary, from 19THc. Napoleon III era, made of sterling silver(french silver hallmark is present) and blue turquoise opalin glass.
Composed with: 59 faceted beads in total, 6 pater are caped, a center, embossed and heart shaped, ornate with an Agnus Dei on both side, and a cross crucifix, embossed too, with motifs that simulate thorny wood. A rare model, hard to find. Condition: It is in a very nice antique condition, see photos below. Total length is 18 1/2 / 47 cm long. The necklace portion measures 25 9/16 / 65 cm.Cross: 1 1/4" x 13/16" / 32 mm x 20 mm. Diameter of the beads: 1/4 and. 3/8 / 7 mm and 10 mm. Feel free to ask, I answer with pleasure any questions or provide additionnal information. The item "Napoleon III era Beautiful turquoise opalin and silver Rosary Agnus Dei rare" is in sale since Tuesday, October 8, 2019. 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.