maid of orleans

joan of arc medal, cast from original 1940 relic sourced from paris, france

on back of medal is inscribed, in french 'blessed joan of arc, pray for us'

 

a constant reference in the work of patti smith, joan of arc - also known of the maid of orleans -  is the patron saint of soldiers, captives + the ridiculed

upon hearing messages from god through st. michael the guardian angel, joan, age 17, led the french army against the english in battles of the hundred year war, but was eventually captured, trailed for heresy + burned at the stake, age 19

 

1/2" sterling silver medal with antique finish

necklace is a 1.1mm link sterling silver chain

 

made in nyc

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