Art Nouveau Rosary
A wonderful French rosary, made of gold on sterling silver (called vermeil) and 59 green glass or gemstone beads, from the Art Nouveau period. The Art Nouveau connector finely features Raphael's angel and the cross is decorated with lily.
It is hallmarked on the cross ring and on the connector.
This uncommon religious jewelry would be a great Communion gift and is in nice antique condition with some normal signs of ages like gold use. It is an authentic French rosary of almost 100 years old.
Please take a close look at the photos, they are an integral part of the description.
Lenght: 19 7/8" (50.5cm).
Cross lenght: 1 3/8" (3.5cm)
Neck circumference: 27 9/16" (70cm)
Beads diameter: 1/4 (0.7cm)
It can be worn by an adult as a necklace.