The oval Saint Joseph sterling silver necklace is cast in solid 925 sterling silver. The pendant has a raised surface with the words "SAINT JOSEPH PRAY FOR US" encompassing the center. The center is a depiction of Saint Joseph holding infant jesus. This necklace comes with an 18 inch solid 925 sterling silver chain with a spring ring clasp. The pendant size is 18.75 x 13.50 MM and the total weight is 1.125 DWT (1.75 grams). Saint Joseph is the patron saint of the Dying, Workers, and of the Universal Church. His Feast day is March 19th. Saint Joseph was husband to Mary and foster father to Jesus. Little was written about Joseph in scriptures except that he was a “just man”. Saint Joseph was privileged to have four visits from angels.