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Christie No.: 45
Scene No.: 33
Name of Work: Uppsala Cope
Country: Sweden
Site: Uppsala: Cathedral, Treasury
Object Type: Vestment, cope
Date: third quarter 13c.
Dimensions: h. 146cm, w. 312cm (h. 57.5 in., w. 123 in.)
Subject Terms:
John Baptist: Beheading
Figure, Male: Executioner



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Bibliography: Christie, A., English Medieval Embroidery (1938), pp. 79-81, no. 45; pls. XXXII-XXXV; fig. 80

Notes: See Diagram record for full notes and bibliography.

Photo: Peter C. Barclay, U.S. Army, LTC (retired)