Pyx and Communion Spoon
Pyx; Communion Box
Silver and Silver gilt
W 2.75 in x H 6.25 in x D 1.125 in
Gift. Weeks, Joseph. 2012-03-12
Silver pyx surmounted by eight-pointed cross. On front is niello image of crucifixion; Virgin Mary and Apostle John standing next to cross; above is all-seeing eye. Gilded and engraved background. Engraved geopmetric border on back of pyx. Spoon: has equilateral cross on end of handle; Latin cross engraved near spoon's bowl.
Inscriptions & Markings
Marks on pyx: St. George facing right over 1804; ѲИ in rectangle; 84 in rectangle; IB in rectangle. Marks on spoon: 84 in rectangle; ПА in rectangle.