Antique Our Lady of Sorrows with Flight into Egypt icon, featuring on the front side: The seven swords piercing the sorrowful heart of Mary. The Seven Dolors or Our Lady of Seven Sorrows, meaning seven sufferings, and refers to the seven moments in the Blessed Virgin Mary’s life that she suffered the most. Words in Polish form an oval frame around Mary: “matko bolesna módl sie za nami.” meaning: painful mother, pray for us. Featuring on the reverse side the Second Sorrow: “The Flight into Egypt” is the journey of the Holy Family into Egypt-Gospel of Matthew: Matthew 2:13-23- An angel appeared to Joseph in a dream telling him to flee to Egypt with Mary and the infant Jesus since King Herod sent his soldiers to Bethlehem to kill all the male infants. Presented on a rosary inspired hand crafted solid bronze chain with genuine faceted oval black spinel beads, bronze fleur de lis bead caps, and solid bronze fleur de lis toggle clasp.
♛ Brass Antique Our Lady of Sorrows, featuring The Flight into Egypt on the other side
♛ Hand Crafted Solid Bronze Link Chain
♛ 4mm X 6mm Genuine Faceted Oval Black Spinel Beads
♛ Solid Bronze Fleur de Lis Clasp
♛ La Magdala Signature Brass Charm Insignia
♛ 13 1/2 inches in length
Every gem is hand picked and chosen for its color, beauty, & uniqueness. Every Icon is selected for its rarity, aesthetic significance, & natural provenance. Every completed object d’ art is one of a kind & handmade in Scottsdale Arizona.