Vintage 10" Collector PLATE ~ Immaculate Heart of VIRGIN MARY ~ Sanders Manufacturing Company Tennessee
Image of the Blessed Mother pointing to her Immaculate Heart with her left hand and holding lilies in her right. The plate has gold trim flowers on the rim. Includes hanger on back.
- Mark: Sanders Mfg Co || Nashville Tenn USA
- Measurements (WxHxD): 10 x 0.875 inches
- Condition: See photos and use zoom to fully evaluate condition. A couple dark dots, one of which is on the halo. No crazing, chips, cracks or breaks.
- Mary was born without sin and lived her life without sin, which is why the Archangel Gabriel referred to her as "Full of Grace". Therefore, her Immaculate Heart symbolizes her purity, holiness and complete fidelity to God.
- Mary's heart is visible outside of her body which shows her maternal love for all people.
- She points to her heart because she wants to give her heart to the viewer.
- Her heart is surrounded by rays of light since she is a "woman clothed with the sun."
- She is holding lily flowers to symbolize her purity as the virgin Mother of God.