.Christians used St. Benedict symbol (medal) due to the belief in its power against evil “devil-chasing medal”
.Original unique design with beautiful details and amazing artwork
. Fleur-de-Lis symbol on both sides with 3 ruby color stones in the middle
.Fabulous women’s ring, top quality, best craftsmanship, handmade, stamped 925
.Intricately detailed lines and antique, rustic finish all around
Sterling silver Handmade Christian/Roman Catholic “Saint Benedict” style women’s ring. Top of ring features one very identifiable symbol of “St Benedict”. A cross, containing the letters C S S M L – N D S MD, initials of the words Crux sacra sit mihi lux! Non [Nunquam?] draco sit mihi dux! (“May the holy cross be my light! May the dragon never be my overlord!”). The large C S P B stand for Crux Sancti Patris Benedicti (“The Cross of [our] Holy Father Benedict”). All around the cross are the letters V R S N S M V – S M Q L I V B, in reference to Vade retro satana: Vade retro Satana! Nunquam suade mihi vana! Sunt mala quae libas. Ipse venena bibas! (“Begone Satan! Never tempt me with your vanities! What you offer me is evil. Drink the poison yourself!”) and finally, located at the top is the word PAX which means “peace” On both site of the ring there is the popular symbol of Fleur-de-Lis based on the legend the fleur-de-lis came to symbolize life, perfection, and light.
Top dimensions 20 mm.
Weights around 10-11 grams depending on the size.
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