Antiques, Fine Art & Collectibles. Antique 19thC Wooden European Crucifix 17 Religious Devotional Art French WW1. DESCRIPTION Antique wooden crucifix dating to the late 19th C. Most likely made either in Germany or France this ebonized wood cross would have been used for travel or on a home altar.The style was popular in the French German area of Alsace Lorraine all the way up to WW1. The tips are covered in a porcelain dome and it retains its bun feet to sit proud. A lot of these crosses were taken to the front lines during WW1 and used a devotional pieces in the trenches.
These would make a great addition to any religious collection or as a gift for a housewarming MEASUREMENTS Crucifix measures 17" long by 6.25" wide by 3.5 deep and weighs 14oz. CONDITION In good condition with some gouges throughout (please see all pictures as they form part of the condition description).
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This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Crucifixes & Crosses". The seller is "pearsefee" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.