Four Crowned Martyrs

the statuary 'Quattro Santi Coronati' by Nanni di Banco, 1408-1413, marble, Orsanmichele, Florence, ItalyMemorial

Profile

Saint Castorus, Saint Claudius, Saint Nicostratus, and Saint Simpronian. Skilled stone carvers in the 3rd century quarries. Martyred when they refused to carve an idol of Aesculapius for Diocletian.

Died

Canonized

Patronage

MLA Citation

  • “Four Crowned Martyrs“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 August 2017. Web. 21 August 2017. <>