Holy Water Font Wall Mount Italian Carved Alabaster
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Sold Date: 04/09/2007
Channel: Online Auction
Category: Fraternal, Political, Organizations
Hand Carved Italian Alabaster Wall Mount Holy Water Vessel Vintage Collector Treasure The sweet faces of these angel children are what attracted me 20 years ago in a cathedral in Montreal, Quebec. It was made in Italy and we all know the sterling reputation of Italian sculptors and craftsmen. I would like to pass this on to someone else who will appreciate it, and use it as they wish, give it as a gift, or keep it in a box the way I did! It still has the price sticker for $20. on the back, along with a Made in Italy label. The widest part is 3 " and the height is 6". The bowl extends about 1 1/4". The graceful details include a fine scalloped edge, framing the portrayal of these beautiful angels, with eyes cast down. Their fine delicate features are masterfully carved so that light and shadow, not color, defines their expression, their garments, even their halos. The tousled curly hair is very endearing and the look of peace and contentment is very calming. Perhaps you are able to see it the way I do and would appreciate having it. You are welcome to email us any questions regarding this item or our policies. We ask that you read through them and look at the pictures carefully before placing a bid. As far as I can tell t are no Customs restrictions to worry about and we can ship this item, insured, anyw Before you go, take a moment to peek in our store. Save the link so you can return later, or while you're t take the opportunity to save Rosemoon Mystery Co. as one of your favorite stores. That way you will receive advance notice of all Special Sales, Featured Items and New Auction Listings. We hardly ever have more than one of anything and you never know what we'll be selling next! :
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