ST. BENEDICT CRUCIFIX ON STAND - 8 INCH
In the mid-1600's, devotion spread to the Cross of St. Benedict and a medal was struck to honor him as he was considered a secure defense against the tricks of satan. The honor of being featured on a medal was conferred to him because of the miracles of the cross in his hands. This table top crucifix is made of stained oak. The corpus of Jesus and the medal of St. Benedict are both silver plated. Measures 8".