Adoration of the Eucharist and Custody
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The custom of keeping the Eucharist, to be used primarily as viaticum, is very old: originally the Sacred items were placed in a room adjacent to the church, in the sacrarium. The case of the Eucharist in relation to the altar dating at ninth century, taking different solutions (tabernacle, repository, etc.). It exposes a precious tabernacle pediment of silver and velvet, 1864, belonged to the Brotherhood reggina of SS. Crispino and Crispiniano, a monstrance rays from Scilla, opera of the messinese Pietro Donia (eighth decade century XVIII), it’s composed of a cope, planet, stole and manipulated in Tour de Gros white embroidered in gold, the result of manufacturing in southern Italy (the last quarter century. XVIII).