Saint Clare of Assisi Statue is 8 1/2″ tall including the base. Statue is made of poly resin and is hand painted.
In 1212, when St. Francis received her as a follower of his way of life, w\she established the order of “Poor Clares”. She is shown with a monstrance as a reminder of the way she protected her convent from invaders. She held up a monstrance and prayed to God; the enemy fled and the convent was saved.