St. Francis of Assisi sterling silver round medal depicts him with birds and animals dressed in his Franciscan friar's robe. The pendant is die struck from the finest grade sterling silver which enables the intricate details to fully show when hand polishing is applied by expert Silversmiths. Hand engraving is then administered to the medal, followed by a layer of protective lacquer to help prevent tarnishing. St. Francis is the Patron Saint of Animals, Peace, Ecology, and Merchants. Supplied with an 18" genuine rhodium plated chain in a deluxe velour metal gift box. Dimensions: 7/8" x 3/4"If you would like Professional Engraving for $20, call in your order to (888)664-1123, x1.