relic of saint christine - basilica nuestra señora del pilar - recoleta cemetery (buenos aires)

Relic of Saint Christine (of Bolsena?) - Basilica Nuestra Señora del Pilar (Buenos Aires)

Presumably this relic originates from Palermo (Italy), since it is said that the relics of Saint Christina of Bolsena rest at Palermo in Sicily.­

For more information about Saint Christine, read: en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Saint_­Christina_­of_­Bolsena

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Azcuénaga 1901-1999, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina

Photos taken in Argentina in Februaty and March 2010.­

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Photos of Tombs, Crypts and old Caskets in the Recoleta cemetery (Buenos Aires).­

For more information about La Recoleta Cemetery, read: en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­La_­Recoleta_­Cemetery