La diffusione del culto della Madonna del Pilar in ambito mediterraneo: un capezzale trapanese in corallo a Malta

Roberta Cruciata, Roberta Cruciata

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The article deals with the spread of the devotion to Our Lady of the Pillar in Our Lady of the Pillar, particularly in Sicily and Malta. Initially the birth and the affirmation of this cult in Spain are investigated, starting from the tradition of her appearance in 40 AD. to the Apostle James the Great near the shores of the Ebro river, near today's Zaragoza. From the Iberian peninsula the cult has spread to all the territories historically linked to the Spanish crown.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)98-107
Number of pages10
JournalArte Cristiana
Publication statusPublished - 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Visual Arts and Performing Arts
  • Religious studies

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