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The Nun's Crown

Hotchin, Julie (2009) The Nun's Crown. Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal, 4. pp. 187-194. ISSN 1933-0065

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    Abstract

    This article examines the symbolism and spiritual significance of the headdress known as a nun's crown for monastic women in late medieval Germany.

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Monastic dress, nun's crown, material culture
    Fields of Research: 21 History and Archaeology > 2103 Historical Studies > 210307 European History (excl. British, Classical Greek and Roman)
    22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
    Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950405 Religious Structures and Ritual
    Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): C - Church History
    D - Spirituality and Spiritual Direction
    Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
    Depositing User: Ms Julie Hotchin
    Date Deposited: 18 May 2017 10:40
    Last Modified: 18 May 2017 10:40
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2390

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