Bruderschaftsmedaillen - Ein Problemaufrib

September 1983
Ornament;Sep83, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p50
The article presents information on a report titled "Bruderschaftsmedaillen - Ein Problemaufrib" published in "Volkskunde" in 1980 which discusses the importance of religious brotherhood medals. Details on its manufacturers, prices and distribution are also included. The medals are reportedly employed as unique symbols during the demise of a brother and as a supernatural medium in times of prayers of indulgences.


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