A Spanish silver Pyx c.1600


Detailed Description

A Spanish silver Pyx, c.1600, gilded inside and with maker’s mark; engraved around the body with the words ‘Ego Sum Panis Vie’ (I am the bread of life); approx. 14 cms tall, and 9.8 cms in diameter across the base; weight is 5 1/2 ozs approx.