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Christie No.: 265
Country: Great Britain (Scotland)
Site: Edinburgh: Museum, National Museum
Object Type: Vestment, alb, apparel
Date: 1310 - 1340
Dimensions: h. 21cm, w. 87cm (h. 8.25in, w. 34in)
Subject Terms:
Full view
Margaret of Antioch: Scene, transfixing Dragon
Pagan Type: Green Man
Stephen Protomartyr
Virgin Mary and Christ Child



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Bibliography: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Opus Anglicanum (1963), p. 35 (no. 67)

Notes: The band is in two pieces which have been joined between the panels containing Ss. Bartholomew and Stephen.

It was acquired through the Art Fund.

Photo courtesy Edinburgh, National Museum.