Gertrude rejected a marriage to a noble man in pursuit of a religious life. She was renowned for her aid to travelers, and built a monastery with her mother, Blessed Ida, at Nivelles. She is a patron of cats and of accommodations. Feast day is March 17.
7/8 inch Oval Sterling Silver St. Gertrude Medal on an 18 inch Stainless Chain. Velvet Boxed.