Medal

S Nicola di Bari

Tommaso Gismondi

National Committee for the IX Centenarian

Bari, Italy

1987

Bronze

4 inches

Medal commemorating the 9th Centenarian of the translation of S Nicola's relics from Myra to Bari in 1087, and the coming together of Roman Catholic and Orthodox in Bari. The Basilica encourages an ecumenical vision, with Saint Nicholas as a bridge, to bring together the churches of the East and of the West.