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Chapelet ivoire France XVI° Petit Palais

Chapelet ivoire France XVI° Petit Palais

Paternoster, ca. 1600 CE, possibly from Milan, with rock crystal and gilded silver pieces, and gilding on the rock crystal (verre eglomisé). 28.5cm long, Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Geistliche Schatzkammer. Inv.-Nr. SK_GS_D_184.

Paternoster, ca. 1600 CE, possibly from Milan, with rock crystal and gilded silver pieces, and gilding on the rock crystal (verre eglomisé). 28.5cm long, Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Geistliche Schatzkammer. Inv.-Nr. SK_GS_D_184.

Rosary with Cross of Tau pendant      1501/1550    The Cross of Tau has been considered a means of protection against the plague since the 6th century. It is also the symbol of St. Anthony, who is called on in cases of ergot poisoning or "St. Anthony's fire".

Rosary with Cross of Tau pendant 1501/1550 The Cross of Tau has been considered a means of protection against the plague since the 6th century. It is also the symbol of St. Anthony, who is called on in cases of ergot poisoning or "St. Anthony's fire".

Late 15th Century: 53 smooth bone beads and your choice paternosters, either intricately carved cut-work bone beads which have a "woven" appearance or antiqued carved bone skull beads, 5 of these carved beads separate 50 of the smooth beads into decades. A brown colored tassle with 3 antiphon beads hangs from the center carved bead. It is approximately 23" in circumference and when divided in half it hangs approximately 15" including the tassel.

Late 15th Century: 53 smooth bone beads and your choice paternosters, either intricately carved cut-work bone beads which have a "woven" appearance or antiqued carved bone skull beads, 5 of these carved beads separate 50 of the smooth beads into decades. A brown colored tassle with 3 antiphon beads hangs from the center carved bead. It is approximately 23" in circumference and when divided in half it hangs approximately 15" including the tassel.

Rosary with a Pendant in the Form of the Head of St John the Baptist and with a Cross   Amber, silver and cotton; carved, engraved, gilded and filigreed. L. 14 cm, diam. of icon 2.7 cm, l. of cross 4.5 cm   Western Europe. 16th century

Rosary with a Pendant in the Form of the Head of St John the Baptist and with a Cross Amber, silver and cotton; carved, engraved, gilded and filigreed. L. 14 cm, diam. of icon 2.7 cm, l. of cross 4.5 cm Western Europe. 16th century

Rosary - From the estate of Stephen Bathory (1533-1586). Gilded silver and coral. Italy circa 1570.

Rosary - From the estate of Stephen Bathory (1533-1586). Gilded silver and coral. Italy circa 1570.

Picture from the Curious Frau on FB.  4 paternosters are from Deutsch History Museum, all date to the 16th c, or earlier.

Picture from the Curious Frau on FB. 4 paternosters are from Deutsch History Museum, all date to the 16th c, or earlier.

Rosary and Cross. 16th century, Italy  Rock crystal, painted and gilded, with pearls and gilded silver mounts.

Rosary and Cross. 16th century, Italy Rock crystal, painted and gilded, with pearls and gilded silver mounts.

Op het schilderij "de lezende Magdalena" rond 1445 geschilderd door Rogier Van der Weyden

Op het schilderij "de lezende Magdalena" rond 1445 geschilderd door Rogier Van der Weyden

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