You will receive a pendant or necklace as in photos. Please note if choosing more than one necklace this listing becomes a custom/special listings that is not eligible for discount code use and will require 10-12 business days to complete.
The pendants are of excellent quality, two-sided, of heavier weight, and have superb clarity in detail. They are made in Italy with an 18K Gold Plated bezel and antique silver on a silver base metal. The circle measures 3.5mm thick x 20mm (this is a smaller version of a similar listed pendant). Necklace chain shown is quality Italian gold plated metal. Closure is a gold plated spring clasp.
**If silver or silver ox chain is preferred please add a note to seller or send conversation before purchasing.
**At the base of the medal is the marking Mon-S-Bened Bonaeren 1994 indicating the origin of the design as the Bonaeren Benedictine Monastery in Buenos Aires, Argentina 1994.
**Front Depiction: St. Benedict, Rule and Raven, the poisoned cup and loaf. **Reverse Depiction: Cross is dominant. On the arms of the cross are the initial letters of a Latin prayer.
**Front Inscription: Crux s. patris Benedicti (the cross of our holy father Benedict), on the margin of the medal encircling the figure of Benedict the Latin words: Eius in obitu nostro praesentia muniamur! (may we be strengthened by his presence in the hour of our death).
**St. Benedict medals are one of a few recognized sacramentals of the Catholic Church worn or carried with the following in mind:
~protection against evil ~strength against all temptation and vices ~a rebuke of Satan and a rejection of evil ~peace within, among each other, and worldwide ~a petition for courage and that we may walk in God's ways with the Gospel as our guide
Your invoice will quote an expected ship date. However, we contact each buyer to let them know the actual ship date(usually sooner than the invoice states-special orders and handmade excepted).
Our standard shipping is USPS first class with delivery confirmation and USPS first class international(customs number / no tracking/ no confirmation/no insurance).
Expedited, insured, registered, shipping options are available. If you would like the fastest standard shipping Paypal payment is best.
INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING INFORMATION: Packages are sent USPS first class international. This service provides a customs number that will be forwarded to you upon receipt at the post office. The number is for use in checking proof of shipping as well as confirming arrival at your local customs office.
Standard first class international does not provide tracking, registration, or insurance. It does not provide proof of delivery at your home or office nor any guarantee in the event of lost, stolen, or damaged packages. If there are any applied import taxes, customs fees, or other, these are the responsibility of the buyer.
USPS and Etsy Shipsurance offer shipping upgrades as preferred and we are happy to quote a price and adjust as requested. studioUBB
PAYPAL is our PREFERRED method of payment. Please note that we currently honor your preference to pay via direct checkout and that it may add 1-3 business days to shipping times.
Returns & exchanges
Allowable returns are based on merchandise purchased, reason for return, and compliance with return policy(time limit 3 days from received delivery). There are exclusions to what is able to be returned. Non-allowable items are as follows; all cut chain footage to include custom finished chain, special order supplies, custom metal requests, special order metal, custom jewelry, special order supplies, any purchased item that has been altered or used in any way.
If you are in need of returning an item, please contact us within 3 days of receipt. Do not open the package, attempt to use the item or alter it in any way.
Our items are tested to be sure we meet "as stated in listing" condition. Please do not use/break an item. This will negate the return requirements unless the item can be proven defective. Items should be protected during shipping by purchasing insurance. We do pack each item with extreme care and so not to bother the other items. We ship in boxes or mailers with box surround.
Items are photographed in macro setting making detail easy to see but also magnifying the products. Sizes are stated and if omitted or unclear please do check with us before ordering. We are happy to provide additional photos to help.
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