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The Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo

The Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo


An albumen print showing a monk seated in the Catacombs of the Capuchins at Palermo in Sicily. Numerous embalmed and mummified members of the order can be seen hanging on the walls.

Photographed by Roberto Rive of Napoli [Naples].


 

Code: 125191
 
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