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Christie No.: 242
Country: Great Britain
Site: Birmingham (Great Britain): Collection, Oscott College
Object Type: Vestment, chasuble, orphrey
Date: 1450 - 1480
Dimensions: h. 111.8cm, w. 20.3cm (h. 44in., w. 8 in.)
Subject Terms:
Isaiah
Angel
Bird: Dove
Christ: Crucifixion
Holy Ghost
John Baptist



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Bibliography: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Opus Anglicanum (1963), p. 52 no. 126

Notes: Cross orphrey of the chasuble.