AHCB, 1340-1343, Llibre del Consell

Based on the latest historical research, the exhibition describes the uses that our ancestors gave to wax candles. The reasons and times for lighting them, the ways they were recycled, the people responsible for transporting and selling them…are explained in this exhibition. Made from a highly prized material – beeswax – candles enjoyed a special significance within the medieval Christian liturgy.