Gilt Bronze Reliquary Pendant by Line Vautrin For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 8 images

Gilt Bronze Reliquary Pendant by Line Vautrin

About

A piece of wonderful jewelry by Line Vautrin designed in 1941 on the subject of St Foi, a child martyr on the early fourth century and the patron saint of prinsoers, in a rare form of a reliquary pendant with a lock pin attached to a chain. The pendant features the effigy of St Foi on one side and bars of prison on the other side. It opens to a small chamber that holds a picture or a relics of some memory. It is monogrammed 'LV" as shown. See reference for the same model: Line Vautrin: Sculptor, Jeweler, Magician by Line Vautrin and Patrick Mauries; Thames and Hudson. Page 36.     

Details

  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Original vintage condition with patina and minor rubbing on surface due to its age and normal handling.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 3 in. x W 1.5 in. x D 0.5 in.H 7.62 cm x W 3.81 cm x D 1.27 cm
  • Seller Location
    North Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    LU945012894682
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 2 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

5 / 5
Vetted
Gold Seller
1stdibs seller since 2010
Located in North Miami, FL
More From This Seller
Gilt Bronze Cross Pendant by Line Vautrin
Gilt Bronze Cross Pendant by Line Vautrin
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
A small piece of wonderful artist jewelry by Line Vautrin designed in 1945, one of the models for the cross series. It was marked with criss-cross pattern in the middle of the cross....
Gilt Bronze Brooch by Line Vautrin
Gilt Bronze Brooch by Line Vautrin
Line Vautrin
Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
A gilt bronze brooch by Line Vautrin circa 1940s-1950s. The small brooch features a double scroll pattern reminiscent of the classic Greek Ionic form. Monogrammed LV on the back as s...
Gilt Bronze Brooch by Line Vautrin
Gilt Bronze Brooch by Line Vautrin
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
A gilt bronze brooch "Moise ou la Traversee du Desert" by French Jeweler Line Vautrin, circa 1940s. The patinated surface features amazing details illustrating the biblical story o...
Gilt Bronze Necklace by Line Vautrin
Gilt Bronze Necklace by Line Vautrin
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Modern Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
A beautiful gilt bronze necklace with feature design links and a pendant by French jeweler Line Vautrin, circa 1940s. Bronze leaf pattern linked chains attached to a square plaque pe...
You May Also Like
Line Vautrin, "Puzzle" Box, France, circa 1950

Line Vautrin, "Puzzle" Box, France, circa 1950

By Line Vautrin
Price Upon Request
Line Vautrin, "Puzzle" Box, France, circa 1950
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1950s French Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
"Puzzle" box, by Line Vautrin. This large, flat bronze argenté box dating from 1950 has an intricate engraving of puzzle pieces cut into its top. Signed: Line Vautrin.
Line Vautrin, France, "j'ai perdu ma tourterelle" Gilded Bronze Rebus Large Box
Line Vautrin, France, "j'ai perdu ma tourterell...
Line Vautrin, Line Vautrin
Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Decorative Boxes
Bronze
A beautiful large gilded bronze box by Line Vautrin. I lost my turtledove (J'ai perdu ma tourterelle) is a poem by Jean Passerat (1534-1602). Line Vautrin also known as "the poete...
Line Vautrin, "Ophélie" Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Line Vautrin, "Ophélie" Box, France, circa 1942...
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
"Ophélie" box by Line Vautrin. Inspired by the Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891) poem of the same title. An excerpt of the poem: Sur l'onde calme et noire où dorment les étoiles La bl...
Line Vautrin, "Plume (Feather)" Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Line Vautrin, "Plume (Feather)" Box, France, ci...
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
Plume "Feather" Box by Line Vautrin.
Line Vautrin, "La Foule (the Crowd)" Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Line Vautrin, "La Foule (the Crowd)" Box, Franc...
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
La Foule: "The Crowd" box. By Line Vautrin. A rare model. A single smiling individual stands out from the masses.
Italian Gilt Reliquary Box
Italian Gilt Reliquary Box
Antique 18th Century Italian Religious Items
Giltwood
This 18th century Italian gilded reliquary box is made to contain a personal relic or shine. It has brackets for wall mounting. The front of the door has a hand carved image of such ...
Line Vautrin, "Tout Ou Rien (All or Nothing)" Box, France, circa 1945-1950
Line Vautrin, "Tout Ou Rien (All or Nothing)" B...
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1940s French Collectible Jewelry
Bronze
Decorative box by Line Vautrin. Rebus: Toutou-Rien "Toutou" is an informal word for a dog; here the dog is named Rien (Nothing) as shown on his collar. Toutou Rien when spoken...
Line Vautrin, "Bracelet Hérisson" Gilt Bronze Bracelet, France, C. 1960
Line Vautrin, "Bracelet Hérisson" Gilt Bronze ...
Line Vautrin
Vintage 1960s French Collectible Jewelry
Bronze, Enamel
Gilt bronze and enamel Hedgehog bracelet by Line Vautrin. Stamped: LV.

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries