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Last Rites Sets

A collection of vintage and antique sacramentals designed to be used in the Last Rites ceremonies also known as Extreme Unction and Sick Calls.
  • Suitcase Last Rites Travel Set - The Vintage Catholic

    Suitcase Last Rites Travel Set

    $270.00

    This is a rare and unusual antique sick call set. It contains a large platter with fixed candle bases, a detachable crucifix, and a detachable holy water basin. There are separate red glass candle holders that fit into the bases. It is made of an unknown metal that has a beautiful lacquer finish.

     

    Condition: There is rust on the latches, but the case is very sturdy and the hinges are strong. Please see pictures.

    Dimensions: Case - 15.5" tall x 12.5" wide x 4.5" deep; Platter - 14" wide x 10.5" deep; Crucifix - 11" tall x 7" wide

    Shipping: Free

     

    Item ID: S170644

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  • Crucifix with Mary & Joseph Last Rites Set

    Crucifix with Mary & Joseph Last Rites Set

    $120.00

    This is a unique vintage sick call set for the home. It is a beautiful, gold-painted corpus on a wood cross with the figures of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Saint Joseph to either side. The back opens to reveal a box that contains all the items needed for the priest’s visit. This set contains a petite holy water bottle, two unused wax candles, and cotton still in the original cellophane. There are two candleholders and a slot for standing the crucifix upright, making this a complete home altar.

    Last Rites/Sick Call sets: These boxes are used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many sets would often have had additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books.


    Dimensions: 8.5” tall x 4.5” wide and 2” deep

    Shipping: $15


    Item ID: S2002.16


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  • Mid-Century Crucifix Last Rites Set - The Vintage Catholic

    Mid-Century Crucifix Last Rites Set

    $86.00

    This is a unique vintage last rites set for the home. It includes a beautiful, gold-painted corpus on a wood cross. The crucifix opens to reveal a box that contains all the items needed for the priest’s visit. This set contains a petite holy water bottle, two unused wax candles, a folded linen, and the original cotton. There are two candleholders and a slot for standing the crucifix upright, making this a complete home altar.

    Last Rites/Sick Call sets: These boxes are used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many sets would often have had additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books.

     

    Please note: There is a small scratch on the cross. Please see pictures.

    Dimensions: 12" tall x 6" wide x 1.5" deep

    Item ID: S181016 

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  • Last Rites Box with 1960s Modern Crucifix - The Vintage Catholic

    Last Rites Box with 1960s Modern Crucifix

    $116.00

    This is a rare vintage sick call set with a 1960s modern design. The crucifix is extremely simple, and Christ looks emaciated. The lid opens to reveal a small container with unused candles, a plastic holy water container, and a ball of cotton.

    These boxes were used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many sets often held additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books. Some would store personal keepsakes such as rosaries and holy cards, as well.

     

    Dimensions: 9" tall x 2.25" wide x 1.5" deep

    Item ID: S180312

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  • Portable Last Rites Set in Leather Case - The Vintage Catholic

    Portable Last Rites Set in Leather Case

    $148.00

    This is a fantastic vintage religious find. It is a case containing everything needed for a sick call visit, as well as a few personal items. This set contains a crucifix, 2 candle holders, a holy water bottle, a linen napkin, 2 plates/platters, a spoon, and directions.

    Last Rites/Sick Call sets: These sets were used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many sets commonly held additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, and a plate. Often, personal items were stored with the set, such as rosaries, holy cards, devotional items, and prayer books.

     

    Condition: The leather is damaged in some places, and the silver finish is dulled. Please see pictures.

    Dimensions: 8" wide x 6" tall x 2" deep

    Item ID: S171232
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  • Cruciform Shaped Last Rites Box - The Vintage Catholic

    Cruciform Shaped Last Rites Box

    $52.00

    This is a unique vintage last rites set for the home. It includes a beautiful, gold-painted corpus on a marbled Lucite cross. The crucifix opens to reveal a box that contains all the items needed for the priest’s visit. This set contains a petite holy water bottle, two unused wax candles, a folded linen, and the original cotton. There are two candleholders and a slot for standing the crucifix upright, making this a complete home altar.

    Last Rites/Sick Call sets: These boxes are used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many sets would often have had additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books.

    Please note: The back is a bit loose, but the contents still remain inside. Please see pictures.

     

    Dimensions: 10" tall x 6" wide x 1" deep

    Item ID: S170915
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  • Vintage Last Rites / Sick Call Set - The Vintage Catholic

    Vintage Last Rites / Sick Call Set

    $280.00

    This is a very rare vintage last rites set for home use. The face of the crucifix is detailed with mother-of-pearl inlay, and the words “Ecce Homo” are written at the base. The candlesticks both have “Pax” written on the base. All the pieces have a bright silver finish.

    This set comes with everything needed for a priest to perform the last rites sacrament, as well as some extra items not commonly found with such sets:

    - Crucifix 
    - Candlesticks 
    - Candles 
    - Cotton 
    - 3 linens 
    - Egg-shaped cup for water for the ill to sip after communion 
    - Holy water container 
    - Container for cotton 
    - Cobalt blue votive candle holder to light when meeting the priest at the door 
    - Tray 
    - Book of directions explaining how to prepare for the priest’s visit

    These boxes were used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many homes would traditionally have additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books. This set is very unusual and very beautiful.

     

    Dimensions: Crucifix - 12" tall x 6" wide; Candlesticks - 3.5" tall x 3" wide; Tray - 14.5" wide x 11" deep

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    Item ID: S170859

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  • Last Rites Box with Large Crucifix - The Vintage Catholic

    Last Rites Box with Large Crucifix

    $176.00

    This is a beautiful antique last rites box. It is comprised of two candle holders and a large crucifix above the box. The door of the box contains a print of The Last Supper on the outside and has “Viaticum” printed on the inside.

    These boxes were used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by a priest for the anointing of the sick and for extreme unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. However, many sets traditionally held additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books.

     

    Condition: The latch is broken, but it can be easily replaced.

    Dimensions: 23.5" tall x 12" wide x 4" deep

    Shipping: $25

     

    Item ID: S170645

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  • 1940s Syroco Sick Call / Last Rites Set - The Vintage Catholic

    1940s Syroco Sick Call / Last Rites Set

    $100.00

    This is a fantastic vintage sick call set for home visits by a priest. The Syroco crucifix is central and has been formed with beautiful scrollwork details that give this an elegant period feel. Two candleholders sit on either side to form a semi-circle. The set contains two tin plates, a holy water bottle, a spoon, a roll of cotton, and a linen in waxed paper. The box is lightweight cardboard with a faux wood effect.

     

    Condition: There are a few chips in the wood, and the box lid is fragile. Please see pictures.

    Dimensions: 8" tall x 8" wide x 1.5" deep

     Item ID: S161230

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  • Vintage Last Rites Box - The Vintage Catholic

    Vintage Last Rites Box

    $145.00

    This is a beautiful vintage sick call set. The box displays a wood cross with a gold-finished corpus beneath an arch, meant to evoke a sanctuary. It is designed to either stand alone or be hung on a wall. The back panel slides off to provide access to the stored sacramentals. This set contains an extra crucifix, two candles, a glass holy water bottle, and unused linen and cotton.

    Last Rites Sets:

    These boxes were used in Catholic homes to store the items needed by the priest for the Anointing of the Sick and for Extreme Unction. The only items necessary for these rites are a crucifix, blessed candles, and holy water. Many sets, though, would have additional items such as cotton for the oil, a linen cloth, a spoon, a plate, and prayer books. Some would store personal keepsakes such as rosaries and holy cards, as well.


    Dimensions: 8.5” tall x 4.5” wide x 1.5” deep

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