Vintage Silver Caravaca Cross
This absolutely gorgeous vintage Spanish Caravaca cross is composed of silver and features a stunning high relief figure of Jesus Christ adorned with angels and a skull with cross bones. On the reverse is the Blessed Mother Mary. This devotional treasure is perfect for wearing solo or adding additional antique Sacred medallions.
-Floats from a new 19" hand oxidized sterling silver chain
-The cross measures - .85"W x 1.90"L (including the loop and bail)
-weighs 4 grams
-hallmarked on the bail for silver purity
The Caravaca cross has a long history dating back to the 14th century in Spain. The cross is considered a good luck symbol. It is said that the original Caravaca cross appeared miraculously in the Spanish town of Caravaca during the 14th century containing a fragment of the True Cross upon which Jesus was crucified.