Antique French Sacred Heart Medal, Penin Poncet
This very rare and beautiful antique French medal features a stunning depiction of The Sacred Heart of Jesus Christ floating in a wreath of rosebuds and lilies. Roses are symbolic of eternal love and sacrifice. Lilies represent purity and devotion. On the reverse is The Blessed Mother Virgin Mary. The medal is signed Penin Poncet. Please note - there are areas of age related wear on the medallion and the silver finish is fading on the bail.
The medal measures 1.25"W x 1.40"L (including the loop and bail)
weight - 12.80 grams
Material: silvered metal
Circa early 1900s
Floats from a new 19" sterling silver chain