Monday, December 2, 2013
Vintage Sterling Repousse Our Lady of Sorrows Medal Mater Dolorosa Ora Pro Nobis Pendant
Vintage religious repousse or hollow pendant medal of Our Lady of Sorrows. The front shows Our Lady of Sorrows and says Congregatio Sanctae Crucis or Congregation of the Holy Cross. The back says MATER DOLOROSISSMA ORA PRO NOBIS. Although unmarked for content this pendant does acid test as high grade silver. It is a repousse piece or hollow pendant and it weighs 22.5 grams and measures approximately 1 & 5/16ths inches tall including the cross jutting out at the top. It is about 1 & 5/8ths inches wide at the widest point.