This is a rare early Knock medal, made of heavy brass/bronze and a large size at 28mm with the bale. (1 1/4 inch) The text reads in English Apparition at Knock Co. Mayo on Aug 21 1879 Holy Mary St. Knock was a unique apparition in that St. S Joseph, John and Jesus appeared witht he Virgin.On the obverse is'View of the Chappel at Knoc where the apparition took place. Rare Early IRISH Catholic Apparition of Knock Holy Medal Shrine St. This a rare medal from the 1890s-1900s struck afte the Church Commisson into the appariton I should think. The text reads in English Apparition at Knock Co. On the obverse is'View of the Chappel at Knock where the apparition took place. Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Christianity\Medals". The seller is "monkscell" and is located in this country: IE. This item can be shipped worldwide.