All Antique and Vintage Rosaries that I list come from my private collection.
They are genuine antiques – older than 100 years – or genuine vintages – from 30 to 100 years old.
All are in perfect condition and still very much usable. They are unique and a real pleasure to collect or still use.
The item in this listing has the following characteristics:
This is a 5 decade Catholic Rosary of French origin dating from the 1930's in pristine condition.
It is made of AA quality rare genuine Sardinian red Coral beads and 18 Carat solid gold : hand made beads, chain, center and cross.
The Ave beads are 4mm in diameter and the Pater beads are 5 mm.
The cross and the Center are hallmarked with 18 K French gold marks of the eagle's head and the chain has been tested.
Total weight of the rosary is 11.6 grams - of which 6.8 grams are 18K gold.
Total length is 30 cm. It will not go over the head to be worn.
The rosary is presented in a Sterling silver box with a beautifil cross design in the center and the follwoing motto in LAtin :" IN HOC SIGNO VINCES" the translation of which is : " In this sign you will conquer.
The inside of the box is gold gilded - vermeil.
On the rim an elegant flower design. It is hallmarked "Steriling" and is very probably of British Origin - 1940's - also in pristine condition.
The Box is round with a diameter of 38 mm and a height of 13 mm and weighs 19 grams.
The rosary is of a different date and the box is a perfectly suitable container to protect the rosary and complete the set
It is especially charming and completely hand made. The way the beads and cross have been made is clearly seen from the close ups.
This rosary is a top notch item in superb condition with rare Sardinian Genuine red coral as well as its box. It is an extremely attractive, very seldom seen and a unique opportunity with an excellent price.
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