Spanish 19th Century Silver Plated Crucifix Spanish 19th Century Silver Plated Crucifix

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Each crossbar with floral band terminating in foliated cartouche centred with portrait of one of the four Evangelists; Matthew with...

Each crossbar with floral band terminating in foliated cartouche centred with portrait of one of the four Evangelists; Matthew with angel, Mark with lion, Luke with ox and John with eagle, the naturalistic solid cast corpus depicted bearded and with his head tilted to the left, his eyes closed wearing crown of thorns and lion cloth, above him a cast plaque reading ‘INRI’ which stems from the Latin phrase ''Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum'' meaning ''Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews'' the stem with grape and leaf bulb to stylized leaf ogee moulded collar to tripod base with the Christogram ‘IHS’ symbolizing Jesus Christ, abbreviation of the Greek IHS??S in cartouche with winged putti mask below, on three scroll feet.

Dimensions: Height 70 cm, Width 30.5 cm, Depth 13 cm

Each crossbar with floral band terminating in foliated cartouche centred with portrait of one of the four Evangelists; Matthew with angel, Mark with lion, Luke with ox and John with eagle, the naturalistic solid cast corpus depicted bearded and with his head tilted to the left, his eyes closed wearing crown of thorns and lion cloth, above him a cast plaque reading ‘INRI’ which stems from the Latin phrase ''Iesus Nazarenus Rex Iudaeorum'' meaning ''Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews'' the stem with grape and leaf bulb to stylized leaf ogee moulded collar to tripod base with the Christogram ‘IHS’ symbolizing Jesus Christ, abbreviation of the Greek IHS??S in cartouche with winged putti mask below, on three scroll feet.

Dimensions: Height 70 cm, Width 30.5 cm, Depth 13 cm