Zoom Our Lady of Lourdes Medal with Marcasites
Zoom Our Lady of Lourdes Medal with Marcasites
Zoom Our Lady of Lourdes Medal with Marcasites

Our Lady of Lourdes Medal with Marcasites

US$325.00
Vintage French Our Lady of Lourdes medal with a lovely marcasite halo border and the perfect patina.  

Our Lady of Lourdes is a Roman Catholic title of the Blessed Virgin Mary venerated in honour of the Marian apparitions that are claimed to have occurred in 1858 in the vicinity of Lourdes in France. The first of these is the apparition of 11 February 1858, when 14 year-old Bernadette Soubirous told her mother that a "lady" spoke to her in the cave of Massabielle while she was gathering firewood with her sister and a friend.

The patronage of Our Lady of Lourdes includes:
Lourdes, France, Quezon City, Tagaytay, Barangay Granada of Bacolod, Daegu, South Korea, Tennessee, Diocese of Lancaster, bodily ills, sick people, protection from diseases

The medal measures .90" W x 1.05"L (including the loop and bail).


weight - 6 grams

Punchmarked on the loop for silver purity of 800/1000 or higher

Floats from a new 19" sterling silver chain with a luxurious rhodium finish.

circa 1930-1940s

Our Lady of Lourdes Medal with Marcasites

US$325.00
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