Sterling Silver St. Christopher Medal 1-3/4" on a 24" Stainless Steel Chain 1655SS. This is a large oval medal, tin cut around the edge and at various points on the figure for brightness. A beautiful detailed engraved image of St. Christopher with the child Jesus on his shoulders.
Christopher is the patron saint of several more things than just travel, though some have an obvious link to the Golden Legend mentioned above and to water. He is patron of mariners, floods, sailors, surfers, boatman, and against hailstorms and against lightning. Relating to carrying the Christ child, St. Christopher is the patron of people who lift and carry, porters, transportation and transportation workers.
Gifted in a Grey Velour Clam Shell Jewelry Box.
St. Christopher Sterling Silver Medal 1-3/4"1655SS/24S