Relic of Pope Saint John XXIII
Relic of Pope Saint John XXIIIRelic of Pope Saint John XXIII

The item presented here is a second class relic of Saint John XXIII.  It is a white swathe of cloth from his papacy, suggesting it is an article of clothing worn by the Pope.

His secretary, Cardinal Loris Francesco Capovilla, attests to the authenticity of this item and adds his signature to the document.

A wax seal is also part of the authenticity of this item.

Cardinal Loris Francesco CapovillaCardinal Loris Francesco Capovilla

Information about Cardinal Capovilla, the long time secretary to Pope John XXIII, is featured in Papal History/Notable Individuals.  

He died in 2016.