Child of Prague Statute

Statue set into framed and glazed display box.


Infant Jesus, holding a light blue and gold orb in its left hand; right hand holding up two fingers, crown on head. Interior of red case covered in a silk-like material; frame of the case painted gold; reverse is covered in paper; designed to be hung on a wall.

This was once owned by members of the McKeon family from Ennis. It is typical of a Catholic family of 1950s and 1960s Ireland.

Collection: McKeon Family

Category: Religious/Ritual Equipment

2017.0161 (5216)