Unusual Miniature 19th C Bible Solid Silver Gilding Icon Box Russian? Greek? For Sale
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RARE SOLID SILVER ICON BOX FOR A MINIATURE BIBLE – RUSSIAN? GREEK?
Description: Very unusual solid silver icon box for a miniature Bible. The front lid sports a decoration of the Virgin holding the Child on Her arms (Virgin of the Perpetual Help), guarded with two angels with symbols of the Passion. The interior was gilt, since it was going to be in contact with the Holy Book. Very interesting piece.
Maximum dimensions: 5.1cm (length) x 3.5cm (width) x 1cm (height) Weight: 21gr
Condition: Excellent condition, with no damages or restorations, other than slight bending of some corners (illustrated). Please, see the attached pictures for a better illustration of its condition.
Payment and shipment: Possibility of paying in 30-60 days, according to the price finally reached. Do not hesitate to ask. It is possible to pay in euros. All items are shipped within 72 hours once the payment has been received.