Thursday, March 3, 2016

The Ring of St. Joan

From The Daily Mail:
The ring matches a description, revealed in transcripts, given by Joan of Arc herself during the trial which resulted in her death. She said it has the inscription 'Jhesus Maria' as well as three crosses, and was made from either gold or brass. She claimed it was on her hand when she touched St Catherine, who appeared before her in a vision. Brett Hammond, chief executive of Timeline Auctions, which will be selling the lot, told MailOnline: 'In my mind there is little doubt it's her ring.' (Read more.)

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