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Christie No.: 184
Country: Sweden
Site: Stockholm: Museum, Statens Historiska Museum
Object Type: Vestment, cope
Date: late 15c.
Dimensions: h. 143cm, w. 290cm
Subject Terms:
Virgin Mary and Christ Child
Evangelist, John
Heraldry
Heraldry, Decorated: Fleur-de-lis



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Bibliography: Branting, A., & Lindblom, A., Medieval Embroideries and Textiles in Sweden (1932), p. 84; pl. 200

Notes: Ordered by Cardinal John Morton probably in 1493. Deposited 1942. (Exhibited 1997).

Photo by: Gabriel Hildebrand/National Historical Museum Stockholm