Gilt and polychrome monstrance, now a mirror, North Italian, circa 1780
A gilt and polychrome monstrance (ostensorio), with flamboyant pierced, carved, scrolling foliate and floral borders around an oval centre carved in low relief, the demi-lune shaped base with stepped, elaborate mouldings. North Veneto, Italy, circa 1780
Now with a foxed mirror plate
Condition: All the original gilding and polychrome paint, some small damage to the ends of the foliate carving, mirror plate later.
|HEIGHT:||22 ins. (56 cm)|
|WIDTH:||12 ins. (30 cm)|