This is a vintage house chapel/niche for small statues. It has a gently sloping roof with decorative trim, a band of inlaid brass detailing, and is stained a lovely nut brown. This shrine is freestanding and will hold a statue up to 8” tall. It would be a beautiful enhancement for any home altar or prayer corner. Imported from Belgium.
Please Note: The statue shown in the pictures is sold separately. Look for item number F160915.
This is a striking vintage devotional piece. The Blessed Virgin Mother is shown with one arm draped around a young Christ and her veil enveloping them both. Both figures have their eyes closed as they embrace. It is a sweet moment between mother and child.
This piece is ceramic painted to look like wood. The reverse has the original tag indicating that it was handmade in Germany.
Condition: There is one area along the veil that was only lightly painted. We believe this is original to the piece. Please See Pictures.
This is a magnificent vintage devotional for the home. It is a highly detailed scene of The Last Supper. Our Lord is shown at the center of a long table with His disciples on either side. Christ appears serene while those around him seem alarmed and shocked. It is a vibrant piece.
The pewter scene is placed against deep green velvet on an oval background. “Genuine Pewter, Made in Italy” is marked on the reverse.
Condition: The backing is pulling away slightly on one side. Please See Pictures.
This is a lovely antique Church banner from the mid-1800s that is adorned with a hand-painted image of the Holy Infant. Jesus is shown holding a cross in one hand and a spray of lilies in the other – a symbol of purity. The painting is set on a magnificent red velvet background with metallic embellishments that catch the light. “Sainte Enfance” or “Holy Childhood” is embroidered above the image.
Condition: The paint has cracked in a few places, but it is in excellent condition for its age. Please see pictures.
This is a lovely devotional piece from France. The porcelain medallion has a hand painted image of Notre Dame de Hal or Our Lady of Hal. The image shows the famous statue of the Black Madonna of Hal, Belgium. Our Lady of Hal has been venerated since the 1200s and is accredited with many miracles, including saving the city from cannon fire in 1580. In this painting she is shown wearing a large crown and brightly colored gowns with a pile of cannonballs at her feet.
This is a unique religious collector's piece. It is a desktop cigar/cigarette tray with a match holder decorated with a statue of Christ. He is standing open armed with His Sacred Heart radiating from His chest. His bare feet rest on a globe detailed with a crown of thorns. It is a fascinating glimpse into another era.
The piece is made of heavy metal painted silver with “Made in France” stamped on the bottom.
This is a striking vintage madonna. The Blessed Virgin Mary is shown as a young woman wearing a beautiful veil framing her face with many soft folds. Our lady is elegantly poised with her head slightly bowed, her eyes lowered, and a sweet subtle smile. Wonderful.
This is a unique vintage home altar. The central image shows Our Crucified Lord gently wrapped in the wings of the Holy Spirit while God the Father looks down from above. The piece is a print in a beautiful wood frame with a candle holder at the base.
This is a handmade piece from the Order of St. Michael, Apostolate for Liturgical Richness, Bellevue, WA.
Condition: There are some scratches. Please See Pictures.
This is a gorgeous vintage devotional piece. It is an image of the Last Supper after Vicente Juan Masip, also known as Joan de Joanes. This piece is plaster with a whitewash finish giving the feel of an ancient wall relief. Absolutely beautiful.
This is a stunning vintage religious plaque. It is a sculpture of Jesus wearing the Crown of Thorns. His eyes are closed and His brow furrowed in profound pain and sorrow. It is very powerful and evocative image.
This is an exceptional antique devotional item. It is a pocket sized set of Stations of the Cross designed to be portable. The cover is embossed with the Arma Christi, the Tools of the Passion. The booklet is accordion hinged with one station on each fold. Every station is a beautiful black & white print set amid gold embossed detailing. Stunning.
Condition: The covers have some scuffs and scratches. Please See Pictures.
This is a beautiful example of mid century religious art. It is an elegant image of the Blessed Virgin Mary holding a young Christ in her arms. The pair are shown nearly cheek to cheek with their beautiful halo overlapping.
We believe this pewter, although there is no makers mark. The metal sculpture is set against a cream colored background in a wooden frame. Unique.