Enamelled and Champlevé Painting of Virgin Mary and Angel in Onyx Frame
A thick onyx frame, with solid brass backing and stand. The interior of the frame contains a champlevé cross and border. At the the center an enamel and gold painting scene on metal depicting the Virgin Mary, dressed in lapis lazuli blue, and receiving the Host, as as an angel watches over the scene.
Dimensions: 13 x 9 x 0.5 in.
Date: c. 1880