The cardinals’ hats hanging from the vaults of Toledo Cathedral


They are called «capelos cardenalicios», and beneath them are the tombs or graves of the cardinals to whom they belonged

If you visit Toledo Cathedral you will come across a curiosity: cardinals’ hats hanging from the vaults of several of its chapels. The curious thing is that they are all attached to a thick cord. Why is this so? We’ll tell you about it below.

Sigue leyendo The cardinals’ hats hanging from the vaults of Toledo Cathedral