October 09, 2012
Beautiful Head Coverings from Madrid
Papal pileolus (zucchetto, soli deo) made out of withe silk with moiré-effect
All the pileoli are lined with rigid leather.
All these Spanish pileoli are lined with sheep which keeps it rigid. Around the brim inside, a ribbon of red velvet to assure a better fit.
See my article "A Spanish Solideo for a Cardinal", too
Pileolus (zucchetto, soli deo) made out of purple silk with moiré-effect,
worn by a nuncio..
Spanish pileolus (zucchetto, soli deo) with black pompon
See my article about Domigo Y Sol, the founder of Founder of Hermandad de Sacerdotes Operarios Diocesanos
A very nice Cura Español (saturno, cappello romano).
The brim is rolled in which gives the cura espagñol a very elegant appearance.
This hat reminds me in the Roulé (Lobbia, Homburger).