The Blessing and Coronation of a King

Book Title: Pontificale Romanum ad omnes pontificias ceremonias, quibus nunc utitur sacrosancta Romana ecclesia, accommodatum. Nonnullis insuper, que in antea impressis non habentur accuratissime auctum .Ac in tres partes distinctum. : quarum prima personarum, secunda rerum consecrationes, et benedictiones continet : tertia vero quedam ecclesiastica officia, et alia multa comprehendit, que in sequenti tabula, versa pagina monstrantur. Nuper summa diligentia reuisum, emendatum, & impressum

Author: Catholic Church

Image Title: The Blessing and Coronation of a King

Description: This engraving is the fifth of ten illustrating the blessing and coronation of a king. The king kneels before the metropolitan bishop. One of the priest-assistants brings the king’s sword from the altar and gives it to the bishop, who then presents it to the king.

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