Zoom Vintage Spanish St Benedict Medal - ShopSacredBarcelona
Zoom Vintage Spanish St Benedict Medal - ShopSacredBarcelona
Zoom Vintage Spanish St Benedict Medal - ShopSacredBarcelona
Zoom Vintage Spanish St Benedict Medal - ShopSacredBarcelona

Saint Benedict Medal

US$165.00
Rare Saint Benedict silver medallion featuring a depiction of the young beloved saint on the front and on the reverse is a cross, containing the letters C S S M L - N D S M D, initials of the words Crux sacra sit mihi lux! Numquam draco sit mihi dux! ("May the holy cross be my light! May the dragon never be my overlord!"). The large C S P B stand for Crux Sancti Patris Benedicti ("The Cross of [our] Holy Father Benedict"). Surrounding the border are the letters V R S N S M V - S M Q L I V B, in reference to Vade retro satana: Vade retro Satana! Numquam suade mihi vana! Sunt mala quae libas. Ipse venena bibas! ("Begone Satan! Never tempt me with your vanities! What you offer me is evil. Drink the poison yourself!").

  • -.75" x 1"
  • -weight 3.60 grams
  • Floats from a new 19 inch sterling silver chain
  • Circa 1920s
  • country of origin 

His patronage includes -
-Against poison
-Against witchcraft
-Agricultural workers
-Cavers
-Civil engineers
-Coppersmiths
-Dying people
-Erysipelas
-Europe
-Farmers
-Fever
-Gall stones
-Heerdt (Germany)
-Heraldry and Officers of arms
-the Institute of Christ the King Sovereign Priest
-Inflammatory diseases
-Italian architects
-Kidney disease
-Monks
-Nettle rash
-Norcia, (Italy)
-People in religious orders
-Schoolchildren and students
-Servants who have broken their master's belongings
-Speleologists
-Spelunkers
-Temptations

Vintage Spanish St Benedict Medal - ShopSacredBarcelona

Saint Benedict Medal

US$165.00
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