St Florian is the patron saint of firefighting and Poland. He was a Roman soldier who converted to Christianity. When the Emperor Diocletian was rounding up Christians, he claimed to be one and he was burned alive. After burning him, he was thrown into a river with a stone tied around his neck. His feast day is May 4. He is venerated in several places in eastern Europe. This Large size medal is available in Sterling Silver and 22k Gold over Sterling with 24" Chain. 14K Gold St Florian is medal only. A Wonderful gift to protect our Firefighters. Comes in attractive gift box.