St. Anthony Sterling Silver Necklace

Designer of the Original Mobius Necklace.

Made in the USA.

Inscribed: "Dear St. Anthony please come around, Something is lost and must be found."

  • 1" diameter
  • Necklace extender available here
  • $ 51.75
     
    Sterling Silver Christian Necklace St. Anthony

    St. Anthony of Padua was a Catholic priest and then a friar of St. Francis' order of Franciscans. He was 12 years younger than St. Francis but a kindred spirit as they shared a common vision to live simply as an example to all. In the Catholic religion, St. Anthony is the patron saint of finding lost things or lost people. The story is told that when his beloved psalter was stolen, St. Anthony prayed for it's return and it came back to him. From that time until the present day, people often recite the prayer inscribed on this necklace when something is lost in the hope of its' being found.

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    Sterling silver will retain its luster for years and frequent wearing of your jewelry will help prevent tarnishing. We recommend polishing your sterling silver jewelry with a dry silver polishing cloth available at most grocery or hardware stores. We do not recommend polishing with silver polish as this may remove the antiquing. When you are not wearing your jewelry, storing your silver in the jewelry bag in which it came will help prevent tarnishing.






    mobius
    The mobius is our signature shape and we were one of the first jewelers to deduce how to reproduce it via the lost wax casting method. Named after the German mathematician August Ferdinand Möbius [1790-1868], the mobius represents the seeming paradox of a plane without end or one of infinite length. As such, it became accepted as a symbol for infinity. The oval mobius bracelets fit comfortably, turning easily on the wrist, so that the wearer can be reminded of the message at a glance. The single mobius necklace moves on the chain when worn, changing its appearance continually, while the message remains constant. Our new double mobius necklace with its flowing, complex shape is an exciting addition to the collection, allowing for a longer message than the single mobius. The engraved message on these pieces repeats around the plane into infinity. 


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