Antique French Guardian Angel Medal, late 1800s
A true masterpiece of a medal! This antique French guardian angel medal features a lovely inscription in French sculptural font which translates to "This is the bread that came down from heaven / St John VI, 50". On the reverse is a lovely engraving dedicated to the original recipient´s baptism, confirmation and first communion. The Holy Spirit floats above.
The medallion is marked on the outer border for silver.
1.15" x .120"
weight - 9.25 grams
floats from a new sterling silver chain
circa late 1800s