Early 20th Century Religious Items

Southern United States African American Chip Carved Folk Art Church Altar
Southern United States African American Chip Ca...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Painted Furniture
Amazing work of African American folk art. Very detailed and many layers of original paint surface. Found in the southern United States. Great storage box on top of the alter with a ...
Large Arts & Crafts Copper Architectural Baptismal, Holy Water, Garden Ornament
Large Arts & Crafts Copper Architectural Baptis...
Roycroft
Vintage 1910s American Arts and Crafts Garden Ornaments
Copper
Large Arts & Crafts / Art Nouveau copper Architectural Baptismal, holy water, garden ornament, 47 inches high, wonderful patina, surface. Amazing design and proportion, missing one d...
Vintage Bronze Shiva, circa 1930-1950
Vintage Bronze Shiva, circa 1930-1950
Early 20th Century Indian Religious Items
Bronze
About This is an original bronze metal Hindu statue of Shiva as "Lord of the Dance" or "Nataraja"—nata meaning dance or performance, and raja meaning king or lord. It is a sacred ...
Antique Rug from the Israel Jerusalem by Bezalel Art School
Antique Rug from the Israel Jerusalem by Bezale...
Bezalel Art School
Early 20th Century Art Nouveau More Carpets
Wool
Initially this lovely antique Bezalel impresses the viewer as a design of oriental derivation and to some extent its details are indeed Persian. But much of the feeling is European, ...
Silver Plate Plaque of Mary Notre Dame De Lourdes in Prayer W Wooden Easel Stand
Silver Plate Plaque of Mary Notre Dame De Lourd...
Early 20th Century French Gothic Figurative Sculptures
Silver Plate, Wood
Early 1900, Gothic Revival signed plaque of 'Notre Dame de Lourdes' with musical movement. Notre Dame de Lourdes is French for "Our Lady of Lourdes", which refers to the Marian appa...
Antique Bronze Shiva, circa 1920-1940s
Antique Bronze Shiva, circa 1920-1940s
Early 20th Century Balinese Religious Items
Bronze
Shiva (or Siva) is one of the most important gods in the Hindu pantheon and, along with Brahma and Vishnu, is considered a member of the holy trinity (trimurti) of Hinduism. A comple...
Seated Monk with Prayer Beads
Seated Monk with Prayer Beads
Early 20th Century Burmese Religious Items
Teak
A beautifully carved and weathered seated monk holding prayer beads. This Burmese piece was donated to a Buddhist temple by the person named in the center of the red base. BH432.
Santos Figure
Santos Figure
Early 20th Century Philippine Statues
Wood
Original painted santos figure from the Philippines.
Carved Soapstone Buddhist Stele of Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)
Carved Soapstone Buddhist Stele of Bodhisattva ...
Early 20th Century Chinese Tibetan Sculptures and Carvings
Soapstone
In Indian Buddhism Avalokiteshvara is a male Bodhisattva, however in Chinese Buddhism he takes the form of the female Bodhisattva, Guanyin - ‘The One Who Hears the Cries of the World...
Stunning Art Deco Drawing or Painting of Christ...
Early 20th Century European Art Deco Drawings
Wood, Paint
Unique and beautifully stylized, Art Deco work of religious art. Over the centuries this famous religious scene has inspired many great artists to create their own interpretation. F...
Antique Early 20th Century Tall Brass Candleholder
Early 20th Century American Candlesticks
Brass
Early 20th century tall brass candleholder with great patina. Solid and sturdy candlestick.
Art Nouveau Virgin and Child Bas Relief Stucco ...
Antoni Gaudí, Esteva Figueras y Sesd Hoyos
Early 20th Century Spanish Art Nouveau Wall-mounted Sculptures
Gold Leaf, Stucco
Interesting Antoni Gaudí style Art Nouveau bas relief depicting the virgin and child using molded stucco with polychrome technique and gold leaf accents. This piece has an exquisite ...
Large Sterling Silver Jewish Yad Torah Pointer
Early 20th Century Edwardian Religious Items
A fine and impressive Jewish Yad known as a Torah pointer handcrafted in sterling silver; bulbous knob handle decorated with embossed acanthus leave designs, with a traditional point...
Handcrafted Early 1900 Arts & Crafts Era Gothic...
Early 20th Century European Gothic Revival Religious Items
Elm
Rare Gothic Revival chapel-shape light fixture. For the collectors and enthousiasts of rare Gothic Revival antiques we also have this beautiful and all-handcrafted, wooden light fix...
Early 1900s Arts and Crafts Brass Floor Stand/R...
Antique Early 1900s Dutch Arts and Crafts Religious Items
Copper, Brass
Rare quality and one of a kind Arts and Crafts church censer. This top quality Church incense burner was all handcrafted around the turn of the century which is why the brass now ha...
Early 20th Century French Hand Carved Oak Free ...
Early 20th Century French Gothic Religious Items
Iron, Oak
This antique Gothic triptych was created in southern France near the Spanish border. Hand carved circa 1920, the religious work of art is divided into three panels that are hinged to...
Early 20th Century Three Hindu Deities of the S...
Early 20th Century Thai Arts and Crafts Figurative Sculptures
Wood
1920-1930 three Hindu deities of the Siam, hand-carved exotic hardwood n. 1 measures cm: H 150, W 35, D 25 n.2 measure cm: H 102, W 35, D 25.
Antique Bronze Sculpture of Saint Theresia of L...
Serge Zelikson
Early 20th Century French Gothic Revival Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Stunning and rare, Serge Zelikson marked bronze of the famous patron saint of France. French-Russian artist Serge Zelikson (1890-1966) was born in Polotsk (Russia) and he took on t...
Fine Size Antique Handcrafted and Carved Pine a...
Early 20th Century European Arts and Crafts Wall-mounted Sculptures
Oak, Pine
Another finely detailed early 1900s carved crucifix and corpus of Christ. This sacred and religious work of art is a hand-carved out of pinewood Christ mounted on an oak cross and t...
Crucifix with Crown of Thorns Style Wooden Cros...
Early 20th Century European Religious Items
Spelter
Impressive, early 20th century crucifix. This great quality crucifix comes with an incredibly detailed corpus of christ and a striking wooden cross with thorns. We have sold some ra...
Antique Tile in Frame with Devout Singing Angel...
Early 20th Century European Baroque Wall-mounted Sculptures
Ceramic, Wood
Antique and artistic wall tile with religious/spiritual look and feel. Another one of our recent rare (and possibly unique) finds is this antique wall tile in a wooden Baroque Reviv...
Early 20th Century Vietnamese Hand-Painted Porc...
Early 20th Century Vietnamese Religious Items
Ceramic
This antique Buddha sculpture with children was created in Vietnam, Asia, circa 1930; the colorful porcelain sculpture features a "happy" Buddha all smiled, sited with five young kid...
Large 19th Century Iron Cross
Early 20th Century French Folk Art Religious Items
Iron
Large French iron garden cross
Wood and Painted Gilt Crucifix Wall Plaque Foun...
Early 20th Century Italian Religious Items
Wood
This handmade crucifix wall plaque was uncovered in Italy. The entire piece is crafted from wood and has been hand-painted with a rich mahogany brown and accented with golden gilt. T...
Oil on Canvas "Kol Nidre" Theme by Wilhelm Wachtel
Wilhelm Wachtel
Early 20th Century Polish Other Paintings
Canvas
Oil on canvas Wilhelm Wachtel (1875-1942) A painter, engraver and illustrator, he was born in Lvov (Lemberg) Poland in 1875 and died 1942 in New York City. He studied at the ...
Belgian Wax Chapel Statue of the Virgin Mary, c...
Antique Early 1900s Belgian Religious Items
Exceptionally fine wax statue retaining the original costume in velvet, handmade Belgian lace and glass stones. Origin: Ava Maria Cloister, Antwerp Belgium.
Early 20th Century Gothic Revival Crucifix with...
Early 20th Century European Gothic Revival Religious Items
Clay, Oak
Gothic style oak crucifix with a white clay corpus of Christ. What makes this rare crucifix extra stylish are the Gothic Revival elements that are hand-carved on the ends of each si...
Symbolic Turkish Sivas Carpet
Early 20th Century Turkish Campaign Turkish Rugs
Wool
A highly inspiring directional Turkish sivas carpet woven for the Turkish government. Inscribed is the name of the regime at the time, "OSMANI". You also see the same elements seen i...
Pine and Ceramic Devotional Altarpiece
Early 20th Century Hungarian Religious Items
Ceramic, Pine
We found this beautiful devotional piece while rooting through the cellar of a gypsy we know in Eger, Hungary. The plinth and cross were covered in old worn and moth-eaten purple vel...
Stunning & Quality Carved Gothic Revival Blanke...
Early 20th Century European Gothic Revival Blanket Chests
Wrought Iron, Oak
Wonderful Gothic Revival chest with an amazing presence. If you like rare Gothic Revival furniture then we are certain you will like this quality carved and intricate chest. This fi...
Gothic Carved Oak Lectern
Vintage 1920s American Gothic Religious Items
Oak
This wonderful Gothic carved oak lectern features a large, recessed lancet arch surrounded by trifoil designs on either side. Curving, leaf-like adornments flank either side, adding ...
Grand Tour Micro Mosaic Detail of Michelangelo'...
Early 20th Century Italian Grand Tour Religious Items
Stone
Grand Tour Micro Mosaic detail of Michelangelo's Creazione di Adamo/ The Creation of Adam. A fine 9" x 7" micro mosaic plaque of Michelangelo's near-touching hands of God and Adam i...
Stunning Jugendstil Era Crucifix Christ on Styl...
Early 20th Century German Gothic Revival Religious Items
Bronze
Rare and good size crucifix and a wonderful work of religious art. If you are looking for an extraordinary antique crucifix to grace your home then this wonderfully crafted rarity ...
Large Antique & Fine Quality Hand-Carved Gothic...
Early 20th Century European Gothic Revival Dining Room Tables
Oak
Stylish and practical, turn of the century oak dining table. This wonderful, almost 7 feet long Gothic Revival table dates from the early 20th century and it is in excellent conditi...
Early 20th Century French Virgin Mary Plaster B...
Early 20th Century French Religious Items
Plaster
Vintage plaster bust of the Virgin Mary. Made in France, circa 1930s. Flat on one side which indicates it may have been in a church or cathedral.
Early 1900s Patinated Terracotta or Plaster Bus...
Early 20th Century European Art Deco Religious Items
Terracotta, Plaster, Birch
Wonderful sculpture of Christ of an unknown artist. We have no Idea why the artist of this gorgeous and sizable sculpture has not signed it. The serene face and the waving hair of t...
Early 20th Century Gold Gilded Mirror with Reve...
Unknown
Early 20th Century French Renaissance Wall Mirrors
Mirror, Wood, Paint
A church by the river sets the tone of this beautiful gilded mirror. The scene is reverse hand-painted. The frame is enhanced with turned columns and plinth corners. The back in enca...
Early 20th Century Small Hand-Carved Stone Budd...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Southeast Asian Sculptures and Carvings
Stone
This is a very detailed antique stone Buddha head sculpture. This sculpture originates from Southeast Asia, circa early 20th century. It is carved by hand in the shape of Buddha’s li...
Early 20th Century Stone Buddha Head Sculpture
Unknown
Early 20th Century Southeast Asian Sculptures and Carvings
Stone
We are offering an antique stone Buddha head sculpture. This sculptures originates from Southeast Asia, circa early twentieth century. It is carved by hand in the shape of Buddha’s l...
Beaded Religious Wall Hanging
Early 20th Century French Religious Items
Wire
Hand beaded and created wall hanging made by nuns at a convent in Strasbourg, France, circa 1900-1910. This is in the Alsace region of France on the German border.
Antique French 'Immortelles' Glass Beaded Wreat...
Unknown
Early 20th Century French Religious Items
Beads
Beautiful antique French beaded wreath These wreaths were made in France in the early 1900s These type of beaded flower wreaths were used for funerals and for decoration for ceremo...
Antique Bible Box
Early 20th Century American Decorative Boxes
An old writing box found with a treasured bible and an exquisite pair of wire-rimmed glasses tucked neatly inside. The box is obviously earlier than the bible, which is dated 1953, w...
Set of Three French White Porcelain Holy Water ...
Porcelaine de Paris
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Religious Items
Faience
This beautiful collection of French antique holy water fonts (bénitiers) are white with elaborate gold trim and gold crosses. They are all Porcelaine de Paris from the early 1900s. D...
Set of Three Onxy Holy Water Fonts/Benitiers wi...
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Religious Items
Marble
This lovely set of French Onyx holy water benetiers feature medallions with gilt detailing and glass fonts. Onyx is a type of fragile marble with veins and multiple colors. No two pi...
Set of Three French Pewter Crucifix Holy Water ...
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Religious Items
Metal
This collection of French pewter holy water crucifix fonts are beautiful. Two of the benetiers are from the early 1900s (the one with Jesus and one with the letters INRI) while one (...
Three Brass and Copper Trench Art Holy Water Fo...
Vintage 1910s French Art Deco Religious Items
Metal
These handmade brass and copper Trench art holy water bénitiers with crosses or a crucifix are a truly unique and moving collection. Trench art is a decorative item made by soldiers ...
Early 20th Century Religious White Terracotta G...
Early 20th Century French Religious Items
Plaster
Early 20th century Religious white terracotta Gabriel angel statue from a church. Angel Gabriel with his wings protecting a child. Painted terracotta. Original patina.
Pair of Italian Gilded Sculptures Religious in ...
Early 20th Century Italian Baroque Revival Religious Items
Glass, Acrylic
Pair of Italian gilded sculptures religious, circa 1930s.
Rare Charles Rohlfs Kneeler from His Personal R...
Charles Rohlfs
Antique Early 1900s American Arts and Crafts Religious Items
Oak
Rare and unusual Charles Rohlfs Kneeler designed and used in his personal residence, Documented in the book Artistic Furniture of Charles Rohlfs. In June through August of 2000. It w...
Group of Religious Art Deco Bronze Wall Plaques...
Sylvain Norga
Early 20th Century Belgian Art Deco Religious Items
Bronze
For the collectors of religious Art Deco plaques. This group of four bronzes depicting Christ are not the shiny plaques of Sylvain Norga that you may be used to seeing. It is becaus...
Early 20th Century Religious Smalti 'Glass' Mos...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Italian Classical Roman Religious Items
Art Glass, Iron, Cast Stone
Early 20th century Religious Smalti (glass) mosaic wall plaque depicting a Station of the cross, salvaged from turn of the century church in downtown Buffalo NY, amazing tile work, s...
Arts & Crafts Church Offering Bags Stand with 1...
Early 20th Century Dutch Arts and Crafts Religious Items
Velvet, Oak
Unique and large, handcrafted stand for collectors and creative decorators. Over the years we have noticed that the antiques that originally were used in churches often are in the b...
Detailed Hand Carved Sacred Heart of Jesus Stat...
Early 20th Century European Gothic Revival Religious Items
Oak
Quality carved Christ sculpture on original, Gothic Revival Console with illuminating cross lightbulb! This carved oak, sacred heart statue is one of the most beautiful examples we ...
French Brass Ornate Starburst Monstrance/Reliquary
Vintage 1910s French Beaux Arts Religious Items
French brass starburst monstrance fitted with round frame of brilliant set paste stones surrounding glass circular centre fitted with locket style beveled glass centre that slides in...
Pair of Early 1900s Brass & Wood Christ & Maria...
Early 20th Century European Art Deco Religious Items
Brass, Wood
Marked pair of Christ and Maria sculptures with golden halo. This completely original pair of religious wall plaques in relief has the most beautiful patina. The golden colored wo...
Early 1900s Marked Art Deco Period Bronze Relie...
Early 20th Century European Gothic Wall-mounted Sculptures
Bronze
Heavy and finest quality, religious bronze wall plaque. This intense, bronze wall plaque depicts the Virgin Mary grieving over the body of Jesus Christ after the crucifixion. The h...
Composition Plaster Station of the Cross
Vintage 1910s American Religious Items
Plaster
These unusual stations of the Cross are possible De Prado Studios. The panels are in good condition with some minor losses. The vibrant colors are consistent with and characteristic ...
Composition Plaster Station of the Cross
Vintage 1910s American Architectural Elements
Plaster
These unusual Stations of the Cross are possible De Prado Studios. The panels are in good condition with some minor losses. The vibrant colors are consistent with and characteristic ...
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