LARGE ITALIAN RELIQUARY
of St. Catherine of Alexandria “ex capillis” – “ex velo”
in Extra Large Double Sided Gold Reliquary, Gold Painted – Brass, Cross St. Catherine of Alexandria“
ex capillis” – “ex velo” (hair) – (veil)
The original wax seal and threads are in place. The Theca measures inches: 3.65 inches in diameter.
Very extra ordinary size big Theca. A certified collectors item.
They are sacred and devotional relics of the Church. Very Rare Antique.
True Cross Relic of Jesus, Saint Anne Matrix Relic, Saint Joseph Relic (First Class)
(First Class) relic of the TRUE CROSS of Jesus,
a piece of Relic of Saint Anne Mother of Mary,
and an “ex pallio” of Saint Joseph, all in one theca.
Comes in a paper enveloppe which holds the relic and a scrap of paper with some info where it came from- in this case france 1874 also info on the contents of the relics.
seal has cracks and a piece missing but nothing vital is missing.threads are intact. interior has had some wear over the years- we suspect because it is worn.
Collectors Item. First Class Relic. Very Rare. Very Antique.
They are sacred and devotional relics of the Church.