The exhibit centers on a database of 2,000 Kota reliquaries
that Belgian researcher and computer engineer Frederic Cloth developed.
A heart-shaped reliquaries
with what appears to be a winged saint and a king
This is vividly illustrated in one of the earliest reliquaries
ever made in the form of a body-part, the arm reliquary of St.
28) On April 20, 1903, Satolli wrote to Rampolla to alert him of the great quantity of reliquaries
and relics that had been found and to request permission from the pope for a more accurate examination of the objects.
I had trouble with one of my spoof reliquaries
on my very first appearance on Late Night Line Up with Joan Bakewell.
The unique vessels used in this practice have inspired me to make these containers, known collectively as reliquaries
, the focus of my art practice.
Cornelison probes the "miraculous power" of St Zenobius's relics and reliquaries
, in "When an Image Is a Relic: The Saint Zenobius Panel from Florence Cathedral," relating them to the Maestro del Bigallo's altar frontal and the decoration of the Saint Zenobius chapel.
They provide a sampling of current scholarship on metal for secular display, metal reliquaries
and liturgical objects, metals for everyday use in war and peace, metal in Medieval architecture, and Late Medieval writings on metal production.
by Eric Pankey, Ausable Press, 2005, $14.
Around them in small communities scattered through the dense rainforests were more than forty ethnic groups that made similar reliquaries
of their venerable ancestors.
The relics were enclosed in precious alabaster reliquaries
These works are combined with special displays created from the museum's extensive collection of objects, some previously unseen, including mourning jewellery, reliquaries
, funeral bills and execution plates.