Virgin Mary Child Jesus Icon Silver Metal Repousse Figure 18"
A beautiful French silver metal icon depicting Virgin Mary with Child Jesus displayed in wonderful silver metal frame behind a glass cover. Created using repousse - hammered from reverse side - technique. The Mary figure is mounted on a wooden back covered with burgundy velvet fabric. The Icon is currently mounted on the modern steel stand with a square base, but can be easily removed and displayed / hanged on the wall. Coming from France and dating back to the period of the early to mid 1900’s. For a more detailed description please refer to the pictures.
General: The overall dimensions are height 18.3 inches (46.5cm). Dimensions of icon are height 7.9 inches (20cm) width is 5.1 inches (13cm) and depth of base 2.4 inches (6cm). Dimensions of base 2.4 x 2.4 inches (6x6cm).
Condition: The icon is in very good condition with no damage besides age appropriate wear ......... please see photos for condition as 1 picture is worth 1000 words.