The Virgen de Guadalupe protects door bells in Mexico City.
(Source: Flickr / ilhuicamina)
A collection of water bottles from the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.
A vintage Mexican holy card of Our Lady of Guadalupe with four scenes from the apparition story and titles from the Litany of Loreto.
An 18th century copy of the miraculous image of Our Lady of Guadalupe from the Mexican national archive of the Jesuits.
Recuerdo de mi visita a N.S. de Guadalupe
A 1940s photo souvenir from the basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico City.
Mary, all the world’s a Tepeyac
Bleak for your coming.
Paint our shabby prayer,
A rougher tilma,
with your saving face.
- Francis D. Clarke
Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
An 18th century Mexican painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe and four scenes from the apparition story.
Benedictus fructus ventris tui
A vintage postcard of one of the entrance gates to the sanctuary of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico City.
The gate features a line from the Hail Mary: ‘Blessed is the fruit of thy womb’.