Vintage French Catholic icons

Statue of Fatima - glows in the dark

Vintage statue of Mary – gives a lovely soft glow in a darkened room

Our Lady of Fátima (PortugueseNossa Senhora de Fátima, is a title for the Virgin Mary due to her reputed apparitions to three shepherd children at FátimaPortugal on the thirteenth day of six consecutive months in 1917, beginning on May 13. The three children were Lúcia Santos and her cousins Jacinta and Francisco Marto. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Our_Lady_of_Fátima

Fatima with gold crown

Our Lady of Fatima adorned with a gold crown

Plaster statue of Mary

Old Plaster statue of Mary in traditional colours

These statues (and others – Jesus and St. Theresa to follow) all found around the house in nooks and crannies inside and outside in little grottos.

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