Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace
Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace
Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace
Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace
Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace
Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace
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Antique Italian Santo Bambino Gesu Pendant Necklace

Antique Catholic medal necklace, found in Italy. The pendant features several Catholic inscriptions and images on both sides including the Italian and Latin phrases: "Santo Bambino Gesu Benediteci" (Holy Child Jesus Bless Us) and "Verbum Caro Factum Est" (The Word Was Made Flesh). 

The chain was added later; it is vintage and sterling silver (marked "925 Italy").

Length of necklace (hanging): 9.5"
Total length of chain: 16"
Pendant: 1.25"