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Confessio

Outer fence of the Confessio, a 17th-century sunken chapel honoring the confession of St. Peter that led to his martyrdom on Vatican Hill. His tomb is behind the Niche of the Pallium, located on the other side of the fence in the crypt below.

Photo © Holly Hayes.