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In the sculpture, St. Cecilia extends three fingers with her right hand and one with her left, testifying to the Trinity. The sculptor attested that this was how the saint's body looked when her tomb was opened in 1599.
Photographed at the church of St. Cecilia, Trastevere, by Richard Stracke.

Stefano Moderno, "Saint Cecilia," 1599, church of St. Cecilia, Trastevere, Rome

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Description
In the sculpture, St. Cecilia extends three fingers with her right hand and one with her left, testifying to the Trinity. The sculptor attested that this was how the saint's body looked when her tomb was opened in 1599.
Photographed at the church of St. Cecilia, Trastevere, by Richard Stracke.

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