ANTIQUE ST. ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY WOOD CHURCH STATUE

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  • Item Category: Fraternal, Political, Organizations
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Aug 11,2010
  • Channel: Online Auction

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PRESENTED FOR AUCTION IS AN EXTREMELY RARE, ANTIQUE 1800s VINTAGE CHURCH STATUE OF SAINT ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY. SHE WAS RECENTLY OBTAINED FROM A CATHOLIC CHURCH THAT CLOSED ITS DOORS AND TRULY MUST BE SEEN TO BE FULLY APPRECIATED. SHE WAS SPECIALLY ORDERED FOR A CATHOLIC CHURCH IN THE 1870's AND GRACEFULLY WAS DISPLAYED T UNTIL THE ECCUMENICAL COUNCIL WAS PUT INTO EFFECT AND CHANGES TO THE CHURCH WERE MADE. SHE HAS BEEN IN STORAGE FOR THE LAST 40 + YEARS AND HAS BEEN EXCELLENTLY PRESERVED AND HAS NO CHIPS, CRACKS, BREAKS OR REPAIRS. DUE TO THE CLOSING OF THE CHURCH, WE HAVE THE PRIVELEDGE OF OFFERING THIS MAGNIFICENT ITEM AS THE CHURCH CAN NO LONGER MAINTAIN IT. SHE IS CONSTRUCTED OF A HAND CARVED WOOD WITH LIFELIKE FEATURES THROUGHOUT AND EXTRAORDINARY DETAILING. SHE WEARS A GOLD CROWN ATOP HER HEAD AND HOLDS A BOUQUET OF PINK ROSES. THE OVERALL HEIGHT OF THE STATUE IS 72 INCHES (6 FEET) ST. ELIZABETH IS A RARELY SEEN STATUE AND DUE TO THE AGE AND RARITY OF THIS PARTICULAR CHURCH PIECE, SHE IS OF EXTREMELY HIGH VALUE, AND WE HAVE SET A LOW RESERVE OF JUST $1200.00.

PLEASE NOTE, THAT DUE TO THE FRAGILITY AND SIZE OF THIS PARTICULAR ITEM, IT WILL BE PROFESSIONALLY PACKAGED AND SHIPPED EITHER VIA UPS OR FED EX, THE COST OF THE PACKAGING AND SHIPPING WILL BE ADDED TO THE INVOICE AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE AUCTION. WE ALSO OFFER FREE LOCAL PICK UP. IF THE HIGH BIDDER WISHES, THEY MAY ALSO ARRANGE FOR PACKAGING AND PICK UP BY A COMPANY OF THEIR CHOICE.

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