St. Benedict Diamond Shield PendantSt. Benedict medals provide the ultimate protection from evil. This Latin antiquity has "CSPB" on the front of the medal representing the monogram for "The Cross of Holy Father Benedict". Cynthia Ann inlayed a diamond shield and used champagne diamond 1.69 tcw, 14k yellow gold 1.75g, and rhodium sterling to set this antiquity. The medal has an original green patina that occurred from oxidizing overtime. The St. Benedict medal is one of the oldest and most honored medals used by Christians. Around the shield is a Latin monogram "IHS" Jesus. The monogram letters "V R S N S M V - S M Q L I V B translate to "Begone Satan! Never tempt me with your vanities! What you offer me is evil. Drink the poison yourself!