Rene Lalique Glass 'Saint-Christophe' Car mascot

GBP 1,995.00

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Object Description

Rene Lalique clear and frosted glass ‘Saint-Christophe’ car mascot. The mascot features Saint Christopher. His most famous legend, tells that he carried a child, who was unknown to him, across a river before the child revealed himself as Christ. Therefore, he is the patron saint of travellers, and small images of him are often worn around the neck, on a bracelet, carried in a pocket, or placed in vehicles by Christians. Moulded makers mark, ‘R. LALIQUE FRANCE’. Book reference: Marcilhac 1142.

Object Condition

Very good. Small manufacturing stress line inside the glass on the base on the front left. Otherwise, without any flaws or damage

Object Details

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