Glass domes protecting the Child Jesus

Museo de Artes Universidad de los Andes

Museo de Artes Universidad de los Andes

MUSEO DE ARTES Universidad de los Andes
In private homes and convents Child Jesus was protected under a glass dome, under a “fanal”. Devotes themselves lavishly adorned the inside with gemstones, silver threads or flowers, among others.
Glass domes protecting the Child Jesus
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