01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Five Silver Reliquary and Host Boxes

$652$550
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Five Silver Reliquary and Host Boxes, a reliquary containing relics from St. Mary, St. Joseph, and the Crucifix, ht. 2 3/8; two reliquaries with gilt-metal figures of saints, ht. 2 1/2; a chalice-form box with domed and threaded lid, ht. 1 5/8; and a sterling silver box in the form of a pocket watch case with an engraved cross and fish, dia. 1 3/4 in.
Estimate $150-250

Keywords

St. Joseph, gilt-metal figures