Flaming Heart Ex Voto Necklace
This ethereal flaming heart ex voto necklace features the Immaculate Heart of Mary pierced by and is composed of heavily plated 18K gold over silver with an antiquated finish. The Flaming heart floats from a vintage French 18K gold plated silver chain.
The Immaculate Heart of Mary is a devotional name used to refer to the interior life of the Blessed Virgin Mary, her joys and sorrows, her virtues her motherly and compassionate love for all mankind. Traditionally, it is depicted wrapped in roses (symbolizing purity). The intense flames represent the intensity of her love. Lastly is the sword personifying the sorrows endured during her lifetime.
.75"W x 1.25"L (including the bail)
Material - 18K gold plated sterling silver with an antiquated finish (please note - each pendant is hand finished and the antique style patina varies)