Vintage - 5 Way Medal Sacramental & Scapular - Cruciform Pendant - Sterling Silver 4.7gm - 1920's-1930's - Crucifix
This vintage, Five Way Medal Sacramental is in stunning condition for its age and features a warm patina that both perfectly accents the details of the piece, as well as offering a wonderful contrast to the reflective glow of it's solid sterling silver construction! In addition to its remarkable patina - This piece has retained an remarkable level of detail for a piece of its age!
This fantastic example is presented in a cruciform with a elegant Art Nouveau border. The face of the cruciform is decorated with the classic fourway medals: The sacred Heart of Jesus, St. Joseph, St. Christopher & The Miraculous Medal with a Dove emanating divine light joining them in the center.
The reverse side of this sacramental displays depictions of the Miraculous Medal and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel making this piece a Scapular and a 5 way medal.
Additionally, The reverse side is marked "STERLING".
According to the teaching of the Catholic Church, the use of Sacramentals such as this medal prepares people to receive grace and disposes them to cooperate with it. Additionally each of the medals that make up this hole have separate means and offer different patronage.
It can be hard to attach these Sacramentals to a specific date as pieces like this have been made since the early 1830's and are currently still being produced today. However, Judging by the overall design, wear & patina I would date this piece to being from the early to mid 20th century and was most likely produced sometime around the 1920's - 1930's.
- Five Way Medal Sacramental pendant
- Manufacturer: Unknown
- Era: 1920's - 1930's
- Material: Sterling Silver
- Pendant: 1.25" long x 1" wide x 0.125" thick
- Weight: 4.7 grams Sterling Silver
- Very good vintage condition
- Some signs of age and wear
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