Antique Silver Necklace 42 Long Chain with 5 Pendants. Silver ball from men’s folk costumes, Dalmatia, Dubrovnik Croatia. More than 100 years old! In general, a multiplicity of vests and jackets are commonly worn in the Dinaric region. The exact names change from area to area. One vest which is worn on top of the others is called Jaerma. This is ornamented with silver plates and round balls. This was only worn by very wealthy or influential families. Similar silver plates have been found in burials in the area going back thousands of years. These silver ornaments are called Toke. Franz Joseph 1913 Coin. FRANC·IOS·I·D·G·IMP·AVSTR·REX BOH·GAL·ILL·ETC·ET AP·REX HVNG·. Translation: Franz Joseph I by grace of God Emperor of Austria, King of Bohemia, Galicia, Illyria, etc. And Apostolic King of Hungary. 835 Weight: 5 g Diameter: 23 mm Thickness: 1.5 mm Shape: Round. The letters INRI are initials for the Latin title that Pontius Pilate had written over the head of Jesus Christ on the cross (John 19:19). Latin was the official language of the Roman Empire. The words were Iesvs Nazarenvs Rex Ivdaeorvm. Latin uses I instead of the English J, and V instead of U i. Jesus Nazarenus Rex Judaeorum. The English translation is Jesus of Nazareth, the King of the Jews. The Early Church adopted the first letters of each word of this inscription INRI as a symbol. Throughout the centuries INRI has appeared in many paintings of the crucifixion. Joseph Patron Saint medal. Joseph, the loving foster father of Jesus and the loyal husband of the Blessed Virgin is the patron saint of many causes and countries. Many Christians, who have St. Joseph as a patron, wear a St. Joseph medal, a St. Joseph charm, or a St. Joseph medallion, asking for his protection. They hope that St. Joseph will watch over them just as he protected and cared for Jesus when he was a child. Bone Pendant – 1.2. The item “Antique Silver Necklace 42 inch Long Chain with 5 Pendants” is in sale since Tuesday, April 9, 2019. This item is in the category “Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Other Vintage Ethnic Jewelry”. The seller is “12345la” and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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