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'Our Lady of Knock' Medal

Knock Folk Museum, County Mayo

Religious souvenir of Knock.

Believed to have been struck at the request of the Nun of Kenmare who was resident in Knock from 1881-1883.

Medal depicting the Knock Apparition scene, dark brown in colour, made of copper alloy and measuring 1.25" in diameter. Bearing the inscriptions on the reverse side: 'THE APPARITION AT KNOCK CHAPEL CO. MAYO' and 'BLESSED IMMACULATE MOTHER ST. JOSEPH AND ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST PRAY FOR US'