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Christie No.: 17
Country: Great Britain
Site: Canterbury: Cathedral, Christ Church
Object Type: Vestment, amice, apparel
Date: 1170 - 1200
Dimensions: h. 8.9cm, w. 56.5cm (h. 3.5 in., w. 22.25 in.)
Subject Terms:
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Angel, Archangel Gabriel
Angel, Archangel Michael
Christ
Evangelist: Symbol, John
Evangelist: Symbol, Luke
Evangelist: Symbol, Mark
Evangelist: Symbol, Matthew



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Bibliography: Christie, A., English Medieval Embroidery (1938), p. 58 no. 17; pl. XI

London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Opus Anglicanum (1963), p. 14 no. 9

Notes: Found in tomb at Canterbury Cathedral, possibly that of Hubert Walter, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1193-1205.