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Christie No.: 217
Country: Great Britain
Site: Worcester (Great Britain): Library, The Hive
Object Type: Purse
Date: 1290 - 1340
Dimensions: h. 27.9cm, w. 20.3cm (h. 11 in., w. 8 in.)
Subject Terms:
Animal: Lion
Animal, Fantastic: Unicorn
Animal: Dog
Cross
Ornament
Star



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Bibliography: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Opus Anglicanum (1963), p. 30 no. 51

Notes: Linen with silk, and silver gilt threads.

Formerly, The Parochial Church Council of Salwarpe, Worcestershire.