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Religious Pendant

2006.44.57 (RS9166)

Description

Sterling silver religious medal, dated 1830 with red ribbon. On one side the cross is overlapping just above the letter M with small stars bordering the medal. On reverse a religious figure (probably Mary) ands upright in a long garment with a French prayer written along edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830
Inscriptions
side one: "M"
Side two: "1830 O MARIE CONCUESANS PECHE PRIEZ POUR NOUS" (Engraved)
Location of origin
French
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Personal Symbol
Descriptive terms
PENDANT, RELIGIOUS
pendants (jewelry)
Dimensions
3/4 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.57
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101688

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