Skeleton of the Week, June 3: Sts. Prosper and Felicitatus in Sonntagsberg, Austria

SKELETONS OF THE WEEK, JUNE 3: STS. PROSPER AND FELICITATUS IN SONNTAGSBERG, AUSTRIA

I am on my way back to Europe and have no time to write anything this week, so enjoy some pictures I took last year of Sts. Prosper and Felicitatus in Sonntagsberg, Austria. They were gifts from the Empress Maria Theresa to the monastery church. Fancy skeletons, the gift that keeps on giving











The book Heavenly Bodies by Paul Koudounaris, a history of skeletons taken from the Roman Catacombs, will be released Fall 2013 by Thames and Hudson. Images from the book will be featured in a gallery show at La Luz de Jesus in Los Angeles, and the book is available for pre-order via

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