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A symbol of royal power, it is used in representations of Christ the King, of Mary as Queen of Heaven. It can also represent victory, and thus is sometimes seen with martyrs, and can indicate saints of royal families.

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  • “crown“. Emblems of the Faith. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 July 2015. Web. 8 December 2021. <>