This lovely scapular is a 1915 Apostleship of Prayer devotional item. The round scapular measures approximately 2 1/4 by 1 7/8 inches. On the face is a lithographed image of Christ with the Sacred Heart. This image is cut with a pinked edge and affixed to a cream colored silk base. It is surrounded by two rows of delicately hand stitched needlework. The back of the scapular has a large image of The Sacred Heart affixed to the silk fabrics backing and a single thread runs from top to bottom so that it can be put on a ribbon or threaded through a strap to allow it to be worn beneath clothing and close to the heart.
The face image is imprinted with Copyright 1915 by Apostleship of Prayer in League with the Sacred Heart. The reverse image is imprinted with Cease! The heart of Jesus is with me! Thy Kingdom Come! 100 days each time.
1915 Apostleship of Prayer Sacpular with hand sewn border