Our Lady of Mount Carmel Scapular
Vintage Spanish Our Lady of Mount Carmel scapular with The Sacred Heart of Jesus Christ and a Spanish prayer.
Our Lady of Mount Carmel, or Virgin of Carmel, is the title given to the Blessed Virgin Mary in her role as patroness of the Carmelite Order. The first Carmelites were Christian hermits living on Mount Carmel in the Holy Land during the late 12th and early to mid-13th century. They built in the midst of their hermitages a chapel which they dedicated to the Blessed Virgin, whom they conceived of in chivalric terms as the "Lady of the place."
Our Lady of Mount Carmel´s patronage includes: Carmelites, Chile, Bolivia, Catemaco, Aylesford, Roraima, Birkirkara, Jaboticabal, Valletta, Pernambuco, Villalba, Hatillo, Higuerote, Carlopoli, protection from harm, protection from dangerous situations, deliverance from Purgatory
- Each piece measures .60" x .70"
- 7.60 grams
- acid tested for silver content of 800/1000 or higher
- cleaned and polished
- circa 1970s
ANTIQUE DISPLAY NOT INCLUDED