Pilgrim badge: Maria 'M' Monogram
- Time period:Mid 14th -15th Century
- Origin: England
- Materials: Pewter
- Product Dimensions: Dimensions; 35mm
Within the letter 'M' are the figures of Gabriel and the Virgin Mary. This badge is not attached to any particular pilgrimage site. It and the many variations which exist of the letter, could be purchased at many of the pilgrimage sites or other locations. It would have been worn by any who wished to invoke the protection of the Virgin.
1300 - 1400 AD, 1400 - 1500 AD