Luzar Vestments: Antique Gothic Chalice and Ciborium
Luzar Vestments - Chalices and Ciborium- Antique and second-hand, Gothic, Baroque, Romanesque styles
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Antique Gothic Poussielgue-Rusand Chalice and Ciborium Ref 5712
19th century French Gothic Chapel Set comprising Chalice and Paten, Ciborium and Cruets.
Made in solid silver gilt by the renowned silversmith Placide Poussielgue-Rousant of Paris (1824-1889), who made many famous high quality pieces of Church silver.
The Ciborium, Chalice, Paten and Cruets are made in solid silver, hallmarked throughout, and all pieces are gilded to a high standard.
All the pieces are finished with fine hand-chaste filigree work throughout.
The cup and knop of each piece have numerous small turquoise and semi-precious stones.
The cruets are made in crystal, with the surrounds and bases made in solid silver gilt to match the other pieces.
The cruets bases are finished with clear & red semi-precious stones, for distinction between them.
The lid of the ciborium is finished with the same hand chaste filigree work, set with small turquoise and semi-precious stones, and surmounted with a cross set with a central stone.
The base of all the pieces is hexafoil in shape.
The height of the Chalice is 25cm, the diameter of the base is 16cm & the diameter of the cup is 10cm. Weight of the Chalice & Paten is 951g.
The matching well shaped Paten is solid silver gilt with an IHS engraved on the back. It measures 15cm in diameter.
The height of the Ciborium is 32cm to the top of the cross on the lid. Diameter of the base is 16cm & internal diameter of the bowl is 11.5cm. Weight of the Ciborium is 1,096g.
The cruet tray measures 27cm x 17cm at the maximum points. The height of each cruet is 15cm. The weight of the cruets with tray is 791g overall.
The Chalice and Ciborium have an original fitted carrying case, bearing the maker's name, Poussielgue-Rusand.
This antique Gothic Chapel Set are in excellent condition throughout. Please ask if you would like any further details or information about this set.
Price for the set: £16,800 (US$23,500)
More detailed pictures of this antique French Gothic Chapel Set by Poussielgue-Rusand are illustrated below:
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