White Opaline Vases With Gilding & Enamelling
The Coat of Arms (Seal) of Vatican City.
The Crossed Keys symbolize the keys of Simon (Saint) Peter. The keys are gold and silver to represent the power of loosing and binding.
The Triple Crown symbolizes the triple power of the Pope as Father of Kings, Governor of the World, and Vicar of Christ.
The gold cross on a monde (globe) on the tiara symbolizes the sovereignty of Christ.
White opaline vases with gilding and enamelling.
Late 19th century.
8” tall, 4” wide.
$1795 for the pair.