Prophet, St. John the Baptist is called "the man sent from God." His birth was foretold by the Archangel Gabriel. Christ was baptized by John the Baptist before going to Galilee. He was arrested and beheaded by King Herod Antipas. He is a patron of monastic life, road routes, and road workers. Feast days are June 24 and August 29 (though typically celebrated in June).
Round sterling silver medal measures 20 cm, (3/4 of an inch), in diameter.
Comes with a 20 inch long, medium weight, curb-style stainless steel chain with rhodium finish and spring clasp.
Flip-top velveteen jewelry box. Lifetime warranty from the manufacturer on wear.
Manufacturer production no. L600JBT.