Thursday, October 19, 2017
Old vintage religious Our Lady of Scherpenheuvel medal with Sacred Heart on the back - measures approximately 7/8ths of an inch tall with the bail. This is a souvenir medal of Our Lady of Scherpenheuvel in Scherpenheuvel-Zichem, Belgium. This is an old medal, and could use a little gentle cleaning on the back.
This basilica is said to be the most frequently visited pilgrimage site in Belgium.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Antique Old Vintage 1914 French Signed FALIZE 25th International Eucharistic Congress Lourdes Religious Medal
An antique marked FALIZE ORF (Lucien Falize (1839 - 1897) French 25th International Eucharistic Congress held in Lourdes medal. This is a beautiful antique medal- that measures approximately 1 & 7/16th inches tall. This medal has not been cleaned or polished-- and it is NOT a reproduction.
Monday, October 16, 2017
Large vintage antique French medal of St Therese of the Infant Jesus- with Sacred Heart on the back. The front is marked FP Lassere which is the French Marker- Firmin-Pierre Lasserre (1870-1943). The back is marked E Dropsy or Jean-Bapiste Emile Dropsy (1858-1923) a Parisian medalist. This medal has not been cleaned or polished and measures 1 & 3/16ths of an inch tall without the bail.
Sunday, October 15, 2017
An antique marked Penin A Lyon French Immaculate Conception Virgin Mary - Our Lady of Lourdes medal. This is a beautiful antique medal- that measures approximately 1 & 1/2 inches tall without the bail.
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Antique religious French medal of Blessed Bernadette- this medal commemorates St Bernadette's beatification that occurred in 1925. She was later canonized in 1933- so this medal dates to between 1925 to 1932. This is a beautiful large size medal that has not been cleaned or polished. It measures approximately 1 inch tall without the bail and it is NOT a reproduction.
Friday, October 13, 2017
Beautiful religious medal of the Virgin Mary on the front and Alpha & Omega floral design on the back. This medal is signed OBC and measures approximately 1 inch tall without the bail.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Large old vintage religious Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Pray for Us medal with St Catherine of Siena on the back. This medal measures approximately 1 & 3/4ths of an inch tall without the bail. The medal is a base metal medal that has not been cleaned.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Vintage religious Notre Dame De Graces medal with St Michael the Archangel on the back. This medal measures approximately 11/16ths of an inch tall including the bail. This medal is small and thin like a charm- it is an old European or French medal.
Monday, October 9, 2017
An old vintage marked Penin A Lyon (Ludovic a Penin - a French Medalist based in Lyon born 1830-1868 died who received the title of Pontifical Engraver in 1864 by Pope Pius IX) French Virgin Mary & St Anthony medal. I believe this is a pilgrimage medal to Miribel Des Echelles in France. This is a beautiful medal- that measures approximately 1 & 1/4 inches tall without the bail. This medal has not been cleaned or polished.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Vintage religious medal of Our Lady of Banneux. This pendant measures approximately 3/4ths of an inch tall with the bail. The back says je viens soulager la souffrance which means I come to relieve suffering. This medal has not been cleaned and may need cleaning or polishing.