St Florian: Patron of Firefighters

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Legend tells that the town of Lorch, Austria was fully on fire.  The good citizens prayed to St. Florian, who in the times of the Roman Empire was an army officer stationed near the town.  According to the legend, St. Florian appeared and with a single bucket of water put our the fire that was destroying the town.  He is honored to this day as the patron of fire fighters.

About 1 inch long.

This lead free pewter medal is hand made.