Saint Christopher, feast day:25 july. A patron saint of travellers, whose name means "Christ carrier"He is typically depicted as a tall, middle aged, bearded man with a staff who wades across a river carrying the Christ child on his shoulders
Lucinda Rogers began a series in London in 2001 with a drawing made on a roof in Spitalfields. Working from life in pen and ink and watercolour, she began to record buildings and ways of life that are changing or disappearing, particularly in the East End.
Circa 1850/1960 Sardonyx Shell, 15k gold Italian cameo depicting St. Christopher. Saint Christopher is a saint venerated by Orthodox Christians, listed as a martyr killed in the reign of the 3rd century Roman emperor Decius (reigned 249–251).