Religious Chalkware Diorama

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Amazing religious chalkware wall hanging found in a Catholic church in Philadelphia. The pictures describe it all. Wonderful detail and dimension.

Details

  • Period
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Good. Some minor nicks in chalk. Please see images. In very good condition for age and use in a public space. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    28 in. H x 56 in. W x 7.5 in. D
    71 cm H x 142 cm W x 19 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Santa Monica, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    090707873434
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

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Located in Santa Monica, CA

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