Perfect for use in flower gardens or yard displays, the small St. Francis of Assisi statue is beautiful and meaningful. The statue depicts St. Francis holding a dove. St. Francis is best known as being the patron saint of animals, peace, purity and all of nature. St. Francis of Assisi statues make the perfect gift for animal lovers, new homeowners and anyone with a yard or a strong sense of faith. The statue is hollow and is made of a durable vinyl material.