As a decoration, rather than for practical reasons, a fine folded cloth (pannisellus, sudarium, velum, Eng.
661-680), whom he pictures as befriending Christians and rescuing the "sudarium" of Christ from the Jews.
for the year 1164), the socalled sudarium of St Veronica, which from the 12th century onwards was preserved in the Capella Santa Maria ad praesepe of St Peter's in Rome (see Dobschiitz, Christusbilder, p. 218 seq.), and the seamless robe of Christ, the possession of which lent renown to the cathedral of Trier since the beginning of the 12th century (Gesta Trevir., Mon.
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