A Monk with a Pointed Hood and Crosses on His Habit
Illustration of a monk, displaying an open book. His hood is pointed and appears to be unattached from his habit. His habit includes a robe-like undergarment with a short tunic on top. Crosses appear in a vertical line down the center of the front of the tunic.
KeywordsRoman, catholic, Roman Catholic, Christianity, hood, book, crosses, monk, robe, tunic, hooded, open book, gown, Vestment, Bible, habit, pointed hood
Samuel Bannister Harding, Ph.D., Assisted by Margaret Snodgrass, A.M. The Story of Europe: From the Times of the Ancient Greeks to the Colonization of America, An Elementary History for the Sixth Grade, Based Upon the Report of the Committee of Eight to the American Historical Association (Chicago, IL: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1912) 112