Ghirelli has had the honor of producing Saint John Paul II's gift rosaries during his pontificate. And now we honor this beloved pope and saint with this beautifully designed, incredibly detailed keepsake that will be cherished by the faithful.
Beads: Alternating beads include 8 mm round Bohemian glass beads with frost-effect in the colors: gold, brown and white, and genuine hand-blown Murano glass beads in 10mm size and dark-brown swril color with a vein-effect and satin finish
Crucifix: The front of the Crucifix features a bas-relief of the Merciful Jesus – a faithful and precise reproduction of the original painting of Divine Mercy. On the reverse side, an artistic replication rich in details and featuring a splendid replication of the Ostensory
Centerpiece: on one side, an image inspired by the cross used by Saint John Paul II during his Pontificate showing the beloved saint waiving to the faithful, with white enamel accents; and on the other side, Saint John Paul II's coat of arms with white enamel accents
Finish: Antique copper
Details: Components produced with hand-painted enamels by master decorators
Signature: Ghirelli Branding Bar shows authenticity and Made In Italy Quality Assurance
I purchased this rosary for my grandson's upcoming Confirmation. I think he will love it. It's well made and beautiful yet still masculine.