The Philippi headwear collection is currently the world’s largest
collection of clerical, ecclesiastical and religious head coverings
and is unique in both its scope and size. You will find examples of headgear from every religious persuasion around the globe, whether ceremonial or worn as part of everyday life. In addition, the collection includes 116 religious objects.
December 22, 2013
Peaked Cap of a Christian Army Chaplain of Prussia during World War I
In the past I published some articles about head coverings worn by religious dignitaries during their service in the army: