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Very Unusual & Large 1898 MOP, Sterling Catholic Rosary Rare Antique Medals, Superb Cross

Very Unusual & Large 1898 MOP, Sterling Catholic Rosary Rare Antique Medals, Superb Cross

Regular price CHF 837.00
Regular price Sale price CHF 837.00
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All Antique and Vintage Rosaries that I list come from my private collection.
They are genuine antiques – older than 100 years – or genuine vintages – from 30 to 100 years old.
All are in perfect condition and still very much usable. They are unique and a real pleasure to collect or still use.

The very exceptional and unique item in this listing, which is totally hand made by me, has the following characteristics:

1- The beads are all vintage beads of a New Old Stock dating from the 1920’s - from my private collection – Quality of the beads is exceptional as may be seen from close ups.

2- They have been newly mounted in chain form, using a sturdy sterling silver wire.

3- Ave MOP bead size is large 10 mm diameter round beads. The Pater beads are 10 MM MOP beads that have been capped with Sterling Silver bead caps.

4- The parts of chain used are from a handmade old chain dating from the 1950’s.

5- The medals are antiques and originals, all in sterling silver, dating from early 20th or late 19th Century. This first communion medal also has a Gold Chalice and the Mary medal has a gold center. The Mary medal is new old stock: although old has never been used. Heavy and impressive.

6- The rosary ends with a XIXth century Mother of Pearl and Sterling cross of typical Art Nouveau style

7- Size of the cross is: 80 x 60 mm or 3.2 x 2.4 in.

8- Total weight of the rosary is a heavy 146 grams !!!!! this rosary contains than 90 grams of sterling silver

9- Total length is 76 cm or 30.4 in. !!!! This is quite a large item .

10- All metal parts are sterling silver.

This is a Unique item in all respects :

- beads are perfect, large, vintage and of top quality and cut
- Medals are all antiques, Sterling Silver and of great rarity as well as in pristine condition..
- The cross is large, unique and of great beauty.
- Very Imposing size and weight. Very heavy in Sterling silver.

All pictures are an intrinsic part of the description, they have been carefully made and may be zoomed for detail.

Please do not hesitate to ask any question.


This is a magnificent item that you will greatly enjoy or that would make a fantastic gift.

My selling principle is : " SATISFACTION OR REFUND " AND IT APPLIES 100 %.
I am ready to refund in totality any item sold by me if you are not fully satisfied with your purchase


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