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West Indies Shellwork

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A fine shellwork picture "O Salutaris Hostia". West Indian, made for the French maritime market during the mid 19th century. Within a French silver leaf frame of the period. Circa 1850. "O Saving Host", is a section of one of the Eucharistic hymns written by St Thomas Aquinas for the Feast of Corpus Christi and is used for the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.

w.14.25 in x h.17.25 in

Item Code: 1271

£ 2250

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