Il reliquiario del teschio del Beato Gerlando, Cavaliere gerosolimitano

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Abstract

The essay, starting from a little-known work of art, the reliquary of the skullof the Blessed Gerland kept at the Diocesan Museum of Caltagirone, deepens thisfigure of thirteenth century knight of the Order of St John who spent part of his lifein Caltagirone, Sicily. The Blessed Gerland is one of the most popular early saintsand heroes of the Order, who until now has been considered of Nordic origin, inparticular Polish or German.
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationESTUDIOS DE PLATERÍA SAN ELOY 2018
Pages157-168
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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