St. Francis of Assisi sterling silver Maltese style cross medal depicts him dressed in his Franciscan friar's robe on the front with St. Anthony and the Child Jesus on the reverse. 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. 15/16" x 13/16"If you would like Professional Engraving for $20, call in your order to (888)664-1123, x1.