This small antique frame is hand crafted of hammered and cast sheet silver. The design is clearly European, but it was made in the Goa area of India. It probably came from a church and once held a portrait of a saint.
Signed and dated: Francis Fernandes 11-7-48.
Mid 19th century
Width 8.25 Height 12.25 inches
Opening: Width 5.5 Height 8 inches