People wear crosses and medallions with religious symbols depicted on them to feel protected, to show commitment to their faith and their love for God. This beautiful sterling silver medal depicts Virgin Mary, the protectress of Christians. It is a miraculous medal and everyone who wears it receives grace from the Virgin Mary. The medallion is made from sterling silver and comes with a 18″ rhodium-plated chain so you can proudly wear it around your neck and close to your heart. It’s a wonderful accessory to wear and would also make a beautiful and meaningful gift for a person of faith!