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Antique Champleve Crucifix

Beautiful French antique champleve crucifix and font (Benetier) mounted on onyx with a brass back plate.  Has the initials IHS in the centre - would have been used in a private residence of some significance. These pieces were commonly given as a gift at the time of First Communion. Has a small hook on the rear for it to hang on a wall. Dates from the 19th Century - has some minor chips on the onyx, but in otherwise excellent condition.

Measures: 17.5cm tall x 10cm wide x 2xm deep