Nuns of St. Benedict. Costumes of Religious Orders, 1780.
Monastic clothingPraying Mevlevi Dervish. Searching for the Divine.. Read more ... », Ordo Sancti Benedicti. Nuns of Benedictine in the 18th century.
The Benedictine woman monasteries were founded, according to the legend, by St. Scholastica the twin sister of St. Benedict of Nursia, in the 6th century.
Published 1870, Munich. Münchener BilderbogenTraditional Bavarian dresses from Starnberg in 1850.. Read more ... ».