Zoom Antique Holy Blood of Bruges Medallion
Zoom Antique Holy Blood of Bruges Medallion
Zoom Antique Holy Blood of Bruges Medallion
Zoom Antique Holy Blood of Bruges Medallion

Antique Holy Blood of Bruges Medallion

US$225.00
This antique Belgian Catholic Holy Blood of Bruges medal is such a rare and special piece. The Basilica of the Holy Blood (Basilique du Saint-Sang) is a Roman Catholic basilica in Bruges, Belgium. The church houses a relic of the Holy Blood allegedly collected by Joseph of Arimathea and brought from the Holy Land by Thierry of Alsace, Count of Flanders. Built between 1134 and 1157 as the chapel of the Count of Flanders, it was promoted to a minor basilica in 1923.

.80"W x 1.40"L (including the loop and bail)

Weight 3.75 grams

Floats from a new 19 inch sterling silver chain

Cleaned and polished

Circa 1920

Antique Holy Blood of Bruges Medallion

US$225.00
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