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Christie No.: 36
Country: Great Britain
Site: London: Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum
Object Type: Vestment, alb, apparel
Date: end 13c.
Subject Terms:
Animal: Lion



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Bibliography: Christie, A., English Medieval Embroidery (1938), p. 70 no. 36; pl. XXI

Notes: From the tomb of Walter de Cantelupe, Bishop of Worcester, 1236-1266.

Fragment of alb apparel; related fragment in the British Museum, London.