3600 – St Christopher medallion belonging to Julia Pearce

Physical description:
Silver medallion depicting St Christopher carrying the Christ Child on his shoulder across a river.
Museum classification:
Modern Witchcraft
Size:
30 x 25 x 5
Information:

Part of a collection of jewellery that belonged to Julia Pearce.

St Christopher is the patron saint of travellers, so medallions like this are traditionally worn or hung from the rearview mirrors of cars as amulets.

Resource:
Object
Materials:
Metal (silver)