This carved wood St. Benedict Wall Crucifix features a simple yet elegant design. The antique silver tone corpus sits on an olive wood base. Its ornate design features a medal containing symbols and text related to the life of Saint Benedict of Nursia. The medal is one of the oldest and most honored medals used by Christians and due to the belief in its power against evil is also known as the "devil-chasing medal." A great addition to your home or sacred space, the wall crucifix features the medal and a keyhole for ease of hanging.