Attributes are symbols which are used by artists to represent particular saints. They are often drawn from an event in the saint's life.
Test your knowledge – can you identify the saints below from their symbols?
Which saint is famous for slaying a dragon?
Which saint is often symbolised by an eagle?
Discover which saint is traditionally represented by a lamb
Find out which saint pulled a thorn from a lion's paw
Who removed her eyes to avoid marriage to a pagan?
Which saint was miraculously marked by the stigmata during a vision?
Find out which saint had her teeth extracted as part of her martyrdom