Decorative small 19th century French Benitier or Holy Water font, with deep Red velvet backing, the corpus is made of silver plated metal. A beautifully formed white porcelain shell for the font, this collectible piece has wear and patina, but remains a beautiful addition to your to your collection or religious artifacts and antiques. Perfect to display with your santos, madonnas and other religious antiques, there is the wear and patina to the silver. Found in France, this was used and loved in a home for devotion, it most likely hung in a bedroom. Measures 6~3/4" x 3~3/4" x 2".