- Mar 2012
If they wiped the face (why would they do it? They should wash it) it would be a mopping cloth not the sudarium. Sudarium was intendet to stay on the head or around it). In any way there would be just one smear around the cloth not the imprint.If the radiations was caused in that way, it would be undertandable that the image would be on the shroud that was enclosing the body, rather than the face-cloth, which would have been taken off and laid at one side.