This Pope Benedict XVI medal would make a great gift for anybody who is a big fan of this wonderful Pope! While he is not a patron saint, this medal is none the less a truly beautiful piece of Catholic jewelry.
This medal is made from sterling silver and will come with a chain. (18 inch chain for medium medal and 24 inch chain for large medal) It comes in two sizes, 3/4 inch tall for medium and 1 inch tall for large. This medal cannot be engraved due to the crucifix depicted on its back side. Pope Benedict XVI became Pope of the 19th of April in 2005. Before his papacy Benedict was the Cardinal-Bishop of Ostia from 2002 until 2005.