St. Michael the Archangel Icon Pendant. St. Michael is painted with wings, holding the hilt of his sword in his left hand and placing his right hand over his heart. The inscriptions "Archangel" and "Michael" are at the tips of his wings. He is the patron saint of mariners, paratroopers, police officers, and military personnel.
Painted in Palekh on mother-of-pearl using traditional materials: egg tempera, gold leaf, metallic paints, a squirrel hair brush and clear lacquer. In a hand made melchior (aka German "silver") setting. 1¼"x 1". Comes with a 20" sterling silver chain. Gift boxed. 1 only.