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Christie No.: 93
Country: Great Britain
Site: London: Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum
Object Type: Burse
Date: 1320 - 1340
Dimensions: h. 27.7cm, w. 28.2cm (h. 11in, w. 11in)
Subject Terms:
Virgin Mary: Annunciation
Bird: Dove
Holy Ghost



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Bibliography: London, Burlington Fine Arts Club, Exhibition of English Embroidery (1905), p. 81; pl. 29

Christie, A., English Medieval Embroidery (1938), pp. 175, 176 (no. 93); pl. CXXXV

London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Opus Anglicanum (1963), p. 37 (cat. 72)