Antique Italian Silver St Gabriel Medal Ex Voto
This antique Italian silver Saint Gabriel medal ex voto is filled with ornate details and features the beloved archangel with the Holy Child Jesus Christ in high relief. The borders are hand etched with a sweet floral motif. This one of a kind treasure was most likely used as a crib protector or ex voto. Included with the ex voto is a vintage pink ribbon. Should you wish to replace the pink ribbon with blue or pale violet please contact us prior to purchase. Please note - there is extensive time worn patina on the reverse.
-dimensions: 2.80"W x 2.80"L
- hallmarked for silver purity on the upper left corner of the reverse
-Circa early 1900s
St Gabriel´s patronage includes: Patronage Telecommunication Workers, Radio Broadcasters, Messengers, Postal Workers, Clerics, Diplomats, Stamp Collectors,Portugal, Santander, Cebu, ambassadors
The archangel Gabriel is known as the announcer of the birth of Jesus.