Sunday, March 2, 2014
Vintage STERLING Signed PY Religious Sacred Heart & Virgin Mary Scapular Medal
Vintage religious scapular medal of Sacred Heart signed Py. The medal features the Virgin Mary on the back and measures approximately 1 inch tall. This medal is punch marked on the bail for sterling silver and does acid test as sterling silver. The front states, "Cor Jesv Sacra Miserere Nobis," with translates to "Sacred Heart of Jesus Have Mercy on Us." The back- "Ecce Signum Salutis," or "Behold the Sign of Salvation."
For information on the artist Denis Fernand Py - please see this link on wikipedia.