fbpx

small head 4

Home>>Антикварные Мощевики

Vatican Reliquary theca with relics of St. George of Lydda, the Great Martyr

Round white-metal glass-fronted reliquary theca housing first-class ex ossibus  (of the bone) relics of Saint George of Lydda. The relic is affixed to a red silk ground and identified in Latin on a typeset cedula label as S. Georgii, M. (Saint George Martyr).  On the back, under a protective cap, the theca is secured with a seal of red Spanish wax bearing an imprint of a coat of arms of Monsignor Ugo Poletti (†1997), Vicar General of Rome (1973–1991) and a 1990 date of issue. 

Saint George of Lydda (†303), the Greatmartyr, was a Roman soldier and military officer in the Guard of Emperor Diocletian of the Roman army, who ordered his death for failing to recant his Christian faith. As a Christian martyr, he later became one of the most venerated saints in Christianity. Venerated as one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers, Saint George is a holy patron of agricultural workers; archers; armorers; cavalry; chivalry; Constantinople; Crusaders; England; equestrians; Ethiopia; farmers; field workers; Georgia; Montenegro; Moscow; Order of the Garter; Palestine; Portuguese Army and Navy; Ptuj; riders; Romani people; saddle makers; Serbia; Scouts; sheep and shepherds; skin diseases; Slovenia; and soldiers.

 

Дополнительная Информация

  • ID#: 547-RSGSR
  • Размер: 32 mm across
  • Возраст: около
  • Происхождение: около
  • Материалы: около
  • Цена: ПРОДАНО!
  • Orthodox Cross
0
0
0
s2sdefault

Скидка 5% при подписке на получение периодической рассылки с информацией о новых поступлениях, эксклюзивных предложениях и увлекательных материалам по темам нашей специализации. 

Please wait