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1950s Gold St Christopher Medallion

1950s Gold St Christopher Medallion

$450.00


Description

DATE: Vintage, 1958

Such a cool gold St. Christopher medallion, made in England during the 1950s. The reverse is adorned with a wonderful scene featuring the main modes of motorised transport available at the time: an automobile, steam train, steam liner, and an aeroplane. The words "Regarde St Christophe puis va-t'en rassuré" which translate as "Look at St. Christopher then go on reassured" feature on the border. The front is adorned with the classic depiction of Christopher wading through the river with Jesus on his shoulder. It's modelled in 9 karat gold and bares Chester hallmarks dating it to the year 1958.

MEASUREMENTS 

2.3 x 2.0cm

WEIGHT 

2.7g

MARKS 

English hallmarks for 9k gold, Chester 1958

CONDITION 

Very good

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