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 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
sterling silver or brass with antique finish
made in nyc
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