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French Onyx and Champleve Enamel Holy Water Font

Lot 0253 Details

Description
French Onyx and Champleve Enamel Holy Water Font, first quarter 20th century, the green onyx backplate with enamel corners, cross and lidded font, and supporting the carved bone figure of Christ hanging in the center, a rosary in his hand, h. 13", w. 8-1/2".
Condition
In overall very good condition with no visible losses or cracks. Since Christ's arms were carved separately and then attached to the figure, lines are visible at the shoulders and there is a slight separation/space in the left shoulder where it adjoins. Some very minimal wear/rubbing to enamel is scattered throughout.
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French Onyx and Champleve Enamel Holy Water Font

Estimate $700 - $1,000
Mar 11, 2017
Starting Price $600
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Lot 0253 Details

Description
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French Onyx and Champleve Enamel Holy Water Font, first quarter 20th century, the green onyx backplate with enamel corners, cross and lidded font, and supporting the carved bone figure of Christ hanging in the center, a rosary in his hand, h. 13", w. 8-1/2".
Condition
...
In overall very good condition with no visible losses or cracks. Since Christ's arms were carved separately and then attached to the figure, lines are visible at the shoulders and there is a slight separation/space in the left shoulder where it adjoins. Some very minimal wear/rubbing to enamel is scattered throughout.

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