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.
September 11, 2011
The Claretian Biretta
In the black and white photo above, these Claretian postulants are wearing very distinctive dress.
The birettas have been black with sky-blue pompon and piping (application cord).
Same blue color like the ICRSP headgear