Silver-gilt chalice and paten, Early 19th Century


Large silver-gilt chalice. Bowl richly chiseled with Passion of Christ scenes within oval reserves, reeds, grape clusters and wheat sheafs. Baluster stem. Domed base ornated with three theological virtues and Passion instruments
Goldsmith maker’s mark is barely legible, probably Edme Gelez
Paris, 1809-1819
Height: 30,5 cm (12 in.) - Weight: 748 gr. (26-1/3 oz.).
Dent on ribbon

Silver-gilt paten chiseled with Last Supper after Leonardo da Vinci’s in center surrounded by beaded frieze and heart-leaves.
Unidentified goldsmith marker’s mark.
Paris, 1819-1838
Diameter: 17 cm (6-2/3 in.) - Weight: 235 gr. (8-1/4 oz.).

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  • Item(s) quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013010820