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Bronze religious medallion, Sts. Anna and Joachim, ca. 1700s-1800s (Rome).

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Bronze religious medallion, Sts. Anna and Joachim, ca. 1700s-1800s (Rome).
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Bronze religious medallion, Sts. Anna and Joachim, ca. 1700s-1800s (Rome). 40x36.5mm; 26.5 grams. Very high-relief and top-grade oval medallion of substantial size, with Saints Anna and Joachim on one side (legend S ANNA E / IOACHIN, exergue ROMA), Holy Trinity on other side (Father and Holy Spirit crowning Jesus in center), darkly toned and with light surface corrosion (possibly salvaged) and with top loop slightly bent (with tiny jump-ring), but no wear at all. Anna and Joachim were the parents of the Virgin Mary.