Reliquary of St. John of God

Beautiful. Part of the collection released for use from Wellcome Images, which has a huge collection of medical and scientific images.

St. John was a health care worker who founded the Brothers Hospitallers. The reliquary contains a piece of his walking stick.

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  • Stefanie

    What a practical, humble reliquary!