Antique Spanish Silver Crucifix
This absolutely amazing antique Spanish solid sterling crucifix is a true treasure! The sculptural details exquisitely depict Jesus Christ on the Holy Cross. Above Christ is The Holy Spirit. A regal profile The Blessed Mother Virgin Mary and Jesus Christ adorn each side. At the bottom of the crucifix is a chalice. Winding toward Christ are lily leaves symbolic of purity and devotion.
On the bottom of the reverse side are are two marks for silver purity including the Spanish five point star sterling silver hallmark (on the left).
weight - 15 grams
-measures 1.80"W x 3.50"L
Floats from a new sterling silver chain with a luxurious dark rhodium finish (19 inches)
Circa early 1900s