Handmade Catholic Rosary - Blue and red jade beads and large St. Benedict crucifix. Accented with Czech silver seed beads, light Siam (red) and cobalt blue glass bicone beads.
AVE (Hail Mary Beads): 8 mm, dyed blue jade beads
PATER (Our Father Beads): 10 mm, dyed red, mountain Jade beads
CROSS: Large, red enamel inlay with a silver oxidized corpus on crucifix. Approx. 3 1/8" in height and is made in Italy.
CENTERPIECE: Divine Mercy Jesus (Jesus I Trust in You), Red enamel, approx. 1". Backside: Our eternal Father, have mercy on us and the whole world, atone our sins and give us the gift of thy mercy.
LENGTH: 21 1/2 inches
Also known as Dominican Rosary and Holy Rosary.
The St. Benedict medal serves as protection against evil and temptation, secures a timely and healthy birth for children as well as protection against body afflictions and contagious diseases. St. Benedict is the patron saint of Kidney disease and schoolchildren. This crucifix is also known as the cross of a Happy Death.