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Piotr Kmita’s chasuble

The chasuble with embroidered scenes from the life of St. Stanislaus, donated  by Cracow Voivode Piotr Kmita in the beginning of the 16th …

Petrvs

Petrvs – Πέτρος – כיפא

Dalmatic from Toledo

The dalmatic with the bishop’s coat of arms of the later Cardinal, Archbishop of Toledo and the Latin Patriarch of Alexandria, Pedro …

Cologne Cathedral

High Cathedral of St. Peter in Cologne during construction work in 1856.

Processional cross of Pope Leo XIII

The neo-Gothic processional cross made ​​of silver and gilded bronze and decorated with enamel and precious stones, offered to Leo XIII by …

Pectoral cross for charity

Golden pectoral cross decorated with diamonds and enamel, made probably in the beginning of XX century. Paul VI donated it, together with …

Crosier of abp. Ricci

The crosier of Archbishop Ricci, the Ordinary of the Archdiocese of Reggio Calabria from the second half of the fifteenth century, made ​​of …

Chalice of Pope Pius IX

The chalice decorated with blue, red and green enamel and studded with 500 diamonds, received from the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire …

Crux Vaticana

A reliquary as well as a processional cross containing a piece of the True Cross offered to the people of Rome by …

Petrus

Et ego dico tibi, quia tu es Petrus, et super hanc petram ædificabo Ecclesiam meam, et portæ inferi non prævalebunt adversus eam. …

Saint Peter

A bronze statue from Vatican Basilica representing St. Peter sitting on the throne, holding the keys and giving his blessing in a …

Confessio

The Altar of the Confession of St. Peter with the tomb of the Apostle. In its central part, behind the bronze gilded …

The Altar of the Chair

The Altar of the Chair of Saint Peter in the good old days. The work was done in 1666 by Giovanni Lorenzo …

Spanish tiara

The tiara presented to Holy Father Pius IX by the queen of Spain, Isabel II, in 1854. It is topped by a …

Tiara from Bologna

The tiara presented to Leo XIII in 1903 on the occasion of the silver jubilee of his pontificate. The tiara, made of …

Palatine Tiara

It seems that the tiara presented to Pius IX by the Palatine Guard in 1877 is the one most frequently seen in …

Tiara of Pius XI

The tiara presented to Pius XI by the faithful of the Archdiocese of Milan in 1922. On the silver mesh there are …

Tiara of Gregory XVI

The tiara of Gregory XVI studded with 146 gems and surmounted by a cross of 11 diamonds on top of a blue …

Belgian Tiara

The tiara presented to Pius IX by ladies-in-waiting of the king of Belgians, Leopold II, on 18 June 1871 on the occasion …

Tiara of Leo XIII

The tiara presented to Pope Leo XIII by Parisian Catholics in 1888 to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of his priesthood. Originally it was …