Antique Spanish St Joseph Medallion
This outstanding antique Spanish medallion depicts St Joseph with The Holy Child Jesus. On the reverse are The Keys to Heaven and a sentimental inscription in sculptural font. The medallion is composed of acid tested silver. Please note - the loop on top of the medallion is leaning forward, however does not detract from the overall beauty of this stunning medallion.
1-10"W x 1.50"L
Weight 11 grams
Floats from a new silver chain with dark ruthenium plating for an antiquated finish.
Circa early 1900s
His patronage includes:
Lisbon, Lost items, lost people, lost souls, finding one’s spouse, American Indians; amputees; animals; barrenness; Brazil; elderly people; faith in the Blessed Sacrament; fishermen; Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land; harvests; horses; lower animals; mail; mariners; oppressed people; poor people; Portugal; pregnant women; shipwrecks; starvation; sterility; swineherds; Tigua Indians; travel hostesses; travellers; Tuburan, Cebu; San Vicente, Sulat, Eastern Samar; Watermen; runts of litters; counter-revolutionaries; Pila, Laguna, Taytay, Rizal; Iriga, Camarines Sur; Camaligan, Camarines Sur