Vintage France: 19th Century Notre Dame de Lourdes Pilgrimage Souvenir Rosary. Beautiful bronze crucifix with carved heart (4" L x 2-1/2" W). Engraved in French: coeur immaculate de marie protegez nous / Translation: Immaculate Heart of Mary Protect Us. Rosary beads are carved Coquilla Nuts used in the 18th and 19th century in a variety of uses as an ornamental material. Each bead measures 17mm round. Beads are hand carved as well as tool stamped. Length: 50" L including the cross.