GORGEOUS Virgin Our Lady Guadalupe MEDAL XL catholic


MEDAL VIRGIN OUR LADY of GUADALUPE XXL

GORGEOUS SUPERB HIGH REC'

Condition: PERFECT

Measures : 1"5/8 inches approx. The thickness is of 1/16 " inches approx

Color: silver

Material: SILVERED

This Auction is for: 1 (one) Medal

REF TO SELLER: M100*

Our Lady of Guadalupe
Also known as
Holy Mary of Guadalupe; Virgin of Guadalupe; Maria de Guadalupe
Memorial
12 December
Profile
Guadalupe is, strictly speaking, the name of a picture, but the name was extended to the church containing the picture and to the town that grew up around the church. It makes the shrine, it occasions the devotion, it illustrates Our Lady. It is taken as representing the Immaculate Conception, being the lone figure of the woman with the sun, moon, and star accompaniments of the great apocalyptic sign with a supporting angel under the crescent. The word is Spanish Arabic, but in Mexico it may represent certain Aztec sounds.

Its tradition is long-standing and constant, and in sources both oral and written, Indian and Spanish, the account is unwavering. The Blessed Virgin appeared on Saturday 9 December 1531 to a 55 year old neophyte named Juan Diego, who was hurrying down Tepeyac hill to hear Mass in Mexico City. She sent him to Bishop Zumárraga to have
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