Lot 241 of 429:
Framed photograph of Pope Pius X - signed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$360
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Framed photograph of Pope Pius X - signed
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Description:

Photograph, framed with Plexiglass. Image size: 27x22 cm (10½x9"); framed: 41.5x33 cm (16½x13"). 

With the Pope's signature in the bottom margin beneath the image. The photograph belonged to Louisiana Priest Father Killoughey, and was with his family for a number of years. Included are the rosary beads that had been draped across the frame when displayed.

Pope Pius X, born Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto, was head of the Roman Catholic Church from August 1903 to his death in 1914. Pius X is known for vigorously opposing modernist interpretations of Catholic doctrine, promoting liturgical reforms and orthodox theology.

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Condition:
Photograph not examined outside of frame; appears very good or better with toning, light foxing.
 
Item number:
306923
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