THE CENTERPIECE MEDAL: The centerpiece medal is a 2″ tall design depicting Our Lady of Pompeii of the Rosary with the Franciscan coat of arms on the back of the medal.
THE CRUCIFIX: This is a solid bronze 2″ tall design depicting the Holy Wood of the Cross. The inscription written in latin reads: “BEHOLD THE WOOD OF THE CROSS ON WHICH IS HUNG OUR SALVATION. COME, LET US ADORE!” (Ecce lignum crucis in quo salus mundi pepentdit. Venite, adoremus! – these words are used during services on Good Friday.) (Designed by French Modernist sculptor Fernand Py (1887). The medal is a solid bronze hand cast design depicting our lady of grace from the miraculous medal (Europe/late 1800’s). the medal at the end of the rosary is a solid bronze hand cast design depicting st. joseph and child jesus.
EXTRA MEDALS: At the far end of the Rosary is a solid bronze design depicting the adoration of the Holy Eucharist with two angels before the Holy Monstrance.
ANGEL WING: Each design comes with the trademark Seraphym 1″ tall angel wing.
PACKAGING: Each rosary comes in its very own unique packaging including: A Seraphym how to pray the Rosary Guide, and an item description card describing the beads and origin of the medal.
OUR UNIQUE AND RARE MEDALS: The medals bring a unique aspect to all Seraphym items. They are solid bronze or sterling silver replicas that are hand cast designs created utilizing an ancient method known as lost wax casting. Most of the medals date between the 16th century to the 19th century.
HANDMADE HEIRLOOMS: Each Seraphym Heirloom Rosary is handmade and designed to last for generations. Each bead is wire-wrapped shut making it sturdy and durable for continued use. Seraphym rosaries were the first to feature over 250 embellishments with quality detail throughout each design.
REPAIR: If your Rosary gets into an accident (God Forbid!) we will fix it at no charge to you within one year of purchase not including shipping.
THE SERAPHYM BRAND OF HEIRLOOM DESIGNS: Seraphym Inc houses the first Heirloom Rosary & jewelry collection of its kind in the US and abroad. In 2015 Seraphym was commissioned to make a Rosary for Pope Francis during his visit to the US for the canonization of St. Junipero Serra.
The creator of the brand, Arasely Rios, grew up in a family that prayed the rosary every night, and she has been making rosaries since she was 8yrs old. Her love of this art has been a part of her daily life for over 40 yrs, and naturally her creations evolved into the first heirloom solid bronze and sterling silver rosaries and jewelry that reflect ancient aspects in design, construction and symbolism. For over 20 yrs now, these Rosaries have been loved by Catholics everywhere.
Each piece is designed, manufactured and assembled in the USA. Her philanthropic spirit helps charitable organizations through out the nation. When you purchase a sacred design by Seraphym you will own a unique, handmade heirloom that will bless and live within your family for generations.