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BEAUTIFUL FLAMING HEART - FILIGREE WORK from ca. 1940 or earlier - 31.4 cm - with 12 angels

Lot reference 13066865

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EX VOTO as a thank you gift, received mercy

VERY BEAUTIFUL FLAMING HEART from ca. 1940 or earlier
Made of copper - or silver-plated sheet brass, total height: 31.4 cm - width: 22.2 cm
Well-preserved (no loss of silver) Filigree work with many individual elements carefully soldered together by hand, 12 angels and 12 palm leaves
with a fire-gilded AM emblem

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Votive offerings are a token of gratitude, an expression of thanksgiving for salvation in an hour of need, brought to a sacred place in accordance with a solemnly declared pledge (‘ex voto’). The cause for the vow could be catastrophes, illness, floods, accidents or wars. Even prehistoric man and people in ancient times were familiar with this practice and brought votive offerings to sacred places. Votive offerings and votive pictures (paintings or reverse-glass paintings that depict saints or scenes from life) have existed for a long time in Christianity. The old votive offerings, made of metal, silver, gold, brass, copper or silver-plated tin, were often richly decorated with stones and grandiose details (depending on the giver’s wealth) and were made before 1900. They are still traditional today.

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Reviews given: 25
Member since: July 8, 2015
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    Very strange, thick and very heavy ex voto's

    ctummers July 5, 2017

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    Prachtig item!

    ctummers April 7, 2017

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    Goed verpakt en verzonden mooie verzilverde servetringen en messenleggers

    Heleen-Nijmegen November 5, 2016

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    The napkin rings were fine. However the advert suggested there were knife rests also included in the auction, which apparently meant a differing sale on the same day which wasn't clear.

    karinvanderleeden September 9, 2016

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    Alles prima verlopen! Bedankt!

    clumsy7 August 28, 2016

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