Feastday St. Astrid: August the 10th
When did St. Astrid live: Fourth century
Biography of St. Astrid:
St. Astrid, also known as Asteria, died a martyr during the persecutions of Diocletian around 304 in Bergamo (Northern Italy).
Statues and sculptures of St. Astrid - portrayal, imagery and emblem: The sculptures represent St. Astrid with the palm, emblem of martyrdom.