"St. Michael Defend Us" Lapel Pin or Tie Tack in Sterling Silver
- High-polished Sterling Silver
- Approximate 1/2" x 1-1/16" Dimensions
- Nickel-plated Lapel or Tie-Tack Back
Crafted from high-polished sterling silver, this impressive pin measures approximately 1/2" length by 1-1/16" width and reads reads, "St. Michael the Archangel Defend Us in Battle". A small cross rests on the lower right. A sword, symbolizing the sword of the Archangel, flanks the left side. A plated back secures the pin in place, a tie-tack back with chain is optional (not precious metal). See this design in our Gold "St. Michael Defend Us" Lapel Pin #6066. Packed in our velvet gift pouch or box.
St. Michael is viewed in some traditions as the patron saint of policemen, mariners and those who are in battle. In the Orthodox Church, he is known as the Commander of the Heavenly hosts: "O ye foremost of the Heavenly hosts... Deliver us from oppression, since ye are the princes of dominions on high." (a hymn to the archangels).
|St. Michael Lapel Pin / Tie Tack in Sterling Silver|
|Dimensions (approx.)||12.25mm (1/2")L x 26.75mm (1-1/16")W|
|Silver weight (without back)||2.33g|