Luzar Vestments: Antique Sunburst Monstrance
Luzar Vestments - Antique Monstrance
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Antique French Sunburst Monstrance Ref 7108
Brass gilt French sunburst Monstrance, early 20th century French.
Gilded Monstrance is complete with matching silver gilt Lunette (maker's mark VP), gilded Standing Pyx, and brand new carrying case.
The sunburst is surmounted with decorative filigree to the front & back, with grapes and foliage in the design.
There are six silver plated plaques of raised images of Our Lord, Our Lady, and the Four Evangelists set on the filigree, between each is a red stone.
Around the central glass are a circle of diamante effect stones.
The sunburst is surmounted with a decorative cross at the top.
The central knop is finished with six large red stones.
The hexafoil petalled base is finished with decorative engraving work, between each petal is a further large red stone.
The Monstrance sits on six decorative feet.
The Monstrance comes complete with matching solid silver gilt Lunette, enclosed with glass. The internal diameter of the Lunette is 6.7cm.
The Monstrance height is 72.5cm. The width across the sunburst top is 38cm & the base is 35cm across the maximum points. The weight of the Monstrance is 2,424g.
There is a gilded standing Pyx, as illustrated, which fits the Lunette well. The Pyx has an engraved cross on the front. Pyx height 14.5cm; diameter of base 11cm.
The Monstrance comes with a brand new lined, fitted carrying case.
This Monstrance is in excellent condition throughout. Please ask if you would like any further details or information about this piece.
More detailed pictures of this antique gilt French Sunburst Monstrance are illustrated below: