This figurine depicts St. George fighting a dragon. The legend of St. George and the dragon tells a story of how St. George tamed and slayed a dragon that demanded human sacrifices. St. George was a soldier in the Roman army during the reign of the Roman Emperor Diocletian. St. George was sentenced to death for refusing to renounce his Christian faith and thus is regarded as a martyr. His feast day is April 23rd. This figurine stands 4" tall and comes with a Prayer Card.