The Medal represents the Russian Saint, famous for its epic military history, St. Aleksander is considered – together with Ivan Susanin – the Russian national hero.
Recurrence: 23 November, 30 August
Etymology: Aleksander = Alexander = protector of the men, from the Greek
Attributes: dressed as a Russian prince
• Material: Silver 925
• Size: 33 mm
• Cross Size: 33×19 mm
33 mmSilver 925Cross.
The Medal in silver or in gilded silver represents the Saint with a little sheep and the writing SANCTA AGNES. The tradition tells that Sant’Agnese, virgin and martyr, was accused of stregonery and wnt to fire, but the flames divided under her body and her hair grew so much to cover her nudity.
Recurrence: 21 January
Etymology: Agnese = pure, caste, from the Greek
Emblems: Lamb, Lily, Palm