This is an all original 19th century shadow box features a plaster or chalkware statue of the Blessed Mother Virgin Mary Immaculate along with a prayer petition card and silk fabric all under glass. This was made in memory of the Johnstown flood where everything in the town was wiped out except for a statue of the Blessed Mother which was left standing among all the devastation. The back tells a story, copyright 1889, Collins-Campbell co.
Original antique condition including some damage to the frame
Antique 1800's Virgin Mary Shadow Box Shrine Chalkware Statue Prayer Petition
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