Reliquary Pendant

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-102318

Description

Silver oval reliquary pendant with case enclosing relics of saints, reverse features a praying Madonna in relief.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pendants (jewelry)
silver (metal)
PENDANT

Inscription

Center, top to bottom: "s. Petri Apost. / s. Pauli Apost. / s. Greg. I.P.D. / s. AmbroE. D." Around edge, clockwise: "S. Alph.d.Li.E / s Fran. Sal.E / s. Augus. E.D. / s. Hieron Pr D" (Printed paper)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1769

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1 5/8 in x 1/2 in (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1893