Divine Antique French Gilded Spelter Virgin Mary, Madonna Religious Statue - B1845. Please scroll down for lots of photo's, description & dimensions. This is a divine antique French statue of the Virgin Mary dating from the early 1900's. It would probably have been bought as a souvenir of a visit to Lourdes.
It is made from gilded spelter and is very decorative and architectural. It would be superb as part of a religious display.
Mary stands on a splendid ecclesiastical architectural podium with 4 scrolled feet. Her hands are clasped together in prayer. She wears a lovely crown and her gown falls around her in wondrous folds. Mary and her podium are gilded.
The gilding has mellowed with the passage of time and has been applied to give a two tone appearance with the natural spelter and the resultant effect is stunning. The statue measures :- 18.5 cm (7.25 inches) high x 6.25 cm (2.5 inches) wide x 6.25 cm (2.5 inches) deep.
This is a lovely religious piece for a contemplative niche and. Another divine antique French brocante find from La Belle Étoffe! We have photographed her in a tiny armoire, B1844, which is listed in our other items. Please scroll down for more photo's.Due to the unique nature of our products they are. Very carefully packaged to reach you safely. We send our items direct from France. As all of the items we sell are unique, antique and vintage any item you return must be well packed and received in exactly the same condition as sent. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Showcase your items with Auctiva's. This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "la-belle-etoffe-encore" and is located in this country: FR. This item can be shipped worldwide.