Vintage Silver Caravaca Cross Box
This absolutely gorgeous antique Spanish Caravaca cross box is composed of hallmarked silver and features a stunning high relief figure of Jesus Christ on the Holy Cross adorned with angels. This devotional treasure is perfect for storing a travel size rosary or a few spiritual medallions. The box closes securely and the hinge is slight loose.
Width - .55"
Height - 1.15"
The Caravaca cross has a long history dating back to the 14th century in Spain. The cross is considered a good luck symbol. It is said that the original Caravaca cross appeared miraculously in the Spanish town of Caravaca during the 14th century containing a fragment of the True Cross upon which Jesus was crucified.