Rosary beads, carved and pierced wooden mottled beads on metal chain, metal crucifix with corpus and metal medal depicting profile of Pope Pius IX on front and angel blessing a kneeling woman on reverse.
Medal Front: "PIUS * IX * PONT * MAX * AN * VIII" Medal Back: "SPIRITUS * SANC * SUPERVENIET * IN * TE / ROMAE" (Cast)
- Location of origin
- Rome, Italy
- Associated Building
- Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
- Object type
- Personal Symbol
- Descriptive terms
- 1/2 in (W) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
- Reference Notes
- For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).