Antique French Saint Joan Medal
French Saint Joan of Arc medal with a regal profile of Saint Joan in her armour. She proudly holds her sacred sword and a sprig of laurel graces her head. The border is inscribed with sculptural font.
The reverse side is filled with spiritual symbolism including thistle, her banner and her coat of arms. The banner was bravely carried with her to Orleans and the thistle represents loyalty, faith and determination.
- .75"W x .90"L (including the loop and bail)
- medal weight - 3.75 grams
- circa early 1900s
- punchmarked on the loop
- Floats from a new 19" sterling silver chain with a luxurious rhodium finish
Her patronage includes:
France; martyrs; captives; military personnel; people ridiculed for their piety; prisoners; soldiers, women who have served in the WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service); and Women's Army Corps