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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: 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
Subjects: C - Church History
D - Spirituality and Spiritual Direction
College/Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
Depositing User: Mr Mark Carey
Date Deposited: 18 May 2017 00:40
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2017 04:06
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2795

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