Nuns of St. Benedict. Costumes of Religious Orders, 1780.
Monastic clothingJapan costumes 19th century.. 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 Bilderbogen.