St. Francis of Assisi Pendant

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

GUSN

GUSN-101725

Description

St Francis of Assisi metallic pendant with image of the saint on front holding the cross and a prayer inscription on reverse.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pendants (jewelry)
PENDANT, RELIGIOUS

Inscription

On front: "S. FRANCISCVS ASSISIENSIS"
On reverse Italian or Latin inscription, possibly reads: "Benedicat/ tibidnficufto/diaite ofte darfaciem/lua libi I milere a ilu coverlatulti luu aore/der tibi pace/ Tanbene/fleotedicat" (Engraved)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1176

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Symbol

Dimensions

9/16 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.137