A Garner of Saints – Gabriel

detail from 'The Annunciation', Sandro Botticelli, 1490, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy; swiped off the Wikipedia web siteArticle

The archangel of the Annunciation. He usually carries a white lily in his hand, though sometimes it is a sceptre of sovereignty, especially in the earliest representations, and wears a white robe. 18th March.

MLA Citation

  • Allen Banks Hinds, M.A. “Gabriel”. A Garner of Saints, 1900. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 April 2017. Web. 22 September 2018. <>