Antique Art Nouveau Mother Mary Medal
This beautiful Art Nouveau era medal features an elegant profile of The Blessed Mother Virgin Mary with an ethereal halo. She is adorned with sculptural font and lilies (symbolic of devotion and purity). The reverse side features more graceful lilies and artfully hand engraved initials (CM). The date July 9, 1900 is engraved underneath.
The medal measures 1"W x 1.40"L (including the loop and bail)
weight - 9.80 grams (quite substantial in size compared to most medallions of this era which weigh 4-6 grams)
Punchmarked for silver purity and signed Rasumny.
Floats from a new 19" silver chain.