Magnificently detailed monstrance made of precious metals and semi-precious stones donated to the Jesuits of St. Stanislaus by benefactors and family members.

Monstrance for the "new chapel" of St. Stanislaus Seminary (detail)

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artist: Wilhelm Rauscher Co., Germany
date: 1927-28
origin: Fulda, Germany
medium: Platinum, gold and silver, precious gems
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Magnificently detailed monstrance made of precious metals and semi-precious stones donated to the Jesuits of St. Stanislaus by benefactors and family members.

Higher purpose. Greater good.
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