Antique French Mother Mary Alma Mater Medal
Art Nouveau French silver Virgin Mary medallion depicting The Blessed Mother with The Holy Child Jesus Christ. The top border is adorned with sculptural font "Alma Mater" and the bottom right area near the edge is signed Dropsy. The reverse is artfully engraved with initials that appear to be "HC" and the date "June 12, 1927". Lastly is a spray of lilies symbolic of purity and devotion.
- The medal measures .75" W x .95"L (including the loop and bail).
- weight - 3.40 grams
- Punchmarked on the loop for silver purity.
- Floats from a new 19" sterling silver chain.
- Circa early 1900s