From our Blessed Saint Teresa Collection.......
A one of a kind artisan designed piece, a wonderful C1890 Mother of Pearl Rosary Bead necklace with a French antique C1890 Art Nouveau Silver plated Souvenir Photo Locket Book with Saint Theresa.
This piece is quite collectable as it features the Blessed Saint Theresa on one side with the everpresent Roses and the reverse a Swag and Basket of Roses with Ribbons and Bow, a tres Francais motif!
The condition of this book is simply incredible, the best we have come across! It mush have been i a drawer for decades.
Inside are 8 original sepia photo's of this beloved Saint with her Family and important places in her life.
(Photo's are the same size as the book)
Both sides have a raised relief.
The pendant is further embellished with a single Rhinestone drop for a bit of sparkle and is suspended on an antique French Mother of Pearl Rosary with the original Mother of Pearl Rosary Heart.
Necklace measures 29" Long; book is 1 3/8" tall by almost 1" Wide.
An heirloom to be passed down through the generations.