Luzar Vestments: Antique French Gothic Chalice
Luzar Vestments - Antique Chalice - Gothic style
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Antique French Gothic Chalice Ref 5223
Late 19th century French Gothic Chalice in solid silver gilt.
Made by the French silversmiths the Demarquet Brothers, who worked in Paris from 1868 - 1890.
The Chalice and Paten are made in solid silver, hallmarked throughout, and both pieces are gilded all over.
Around the base, are fine coloured enamels depicting Our Lady, St Joseph, and the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The base, going up the stem is finished with fine filigree work, and a blue cross enamel to the base.
The base has a decorative hexafoil shape finish
Around the knop are set 6 amethysts, interspersed with religious symbols of the Cross, Sacred Heart & Anchor.
The cup is finished with fine filigree work.
The matching well shaped Paten has a decorative cross engraved to the centre, & fine beading work to finish the lip.
Chalice height 25cm. Base diameter 16cm. Diameter of top of cup 10cm. Diameter of Paten 15cm. Overall weight of Chalice & Paten 849g.
Complete with brand new fitted, lined carrying case.
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