ROME, ITALY - 12 MARCH 2013: An example of a zucchetto, an ecclesiastical skullcap worn by popes, is on display in the shop window of the Gammarelli tailor shop, a family owned business since 1798 working for the Roman clergy, that has dressed popes for generations, in Rome, Italy, on March 12, 2013...On March 12, 2013, the 115 cardinals are set to enter the conclave to elect a successor to Pope Benedict XVI after he became the first pope in 600 years to resign from the role. The conclave will take place inside the Sistine Chapel and will be attended by 115 cardinals as they vote to select the 266th Pope of the Catholic Church.
- ©2013 Gianni Cipriano
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