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Ceremonial artifacts

These artifacts are created and used with official or religious purposes.  Also, objects used by clubs and fraternity homes.  The collection consists mainly of a general sample of the catholic religion.

Religious Artifacts: any object of religious or personal devotion use.  For example incensories, reliquaries, sackcloth and prayer beads.

Government Artifacts: those assets used with official purposes or to represent the government like flags, shields, presidential bends and decorations.

Other ceremonial artifacts: ceremonial assets not included in the previous categories, like Masonic insignia, boy-scout medals and awards.