St Barbara, Patron Saint of Mines
Cast in resin standing at 260mm with a base Diameter of 100mm
St Barbara is a popular saint in the Christian faith, often depicted holding a tower and a chalice. She is the patron saint of miners, artillerymen, and those in danger of sudden death. According to legend, St Barbara was a young woman who was imprisoned by her own father for refusing to renounce her Christian faith. While imprisoned, she converted many of her captors to Christianity. She was eventually beheaded for her beliefs, and her story became widely known and celebrated in the Christian faith. Today, St Barbara is still venerated by many as a symbol of strength, faith, and perseverance in the face of adversity.
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