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Christie No.: 243
Name of Work: Baldwin Chasuble
Country: Great Britain
Site: Salisbury: Cathedral
Object Type: Vestment, chasuble, orphrey
Date: 1450 - 1480
Dimensions: h. 127cm, w. 73.7cm (h. 50 in., w. 29 in.)
Subject Terms:
View
Angel
Christ: Crucifixion
Longinus the Soldier
Trinity



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Bibliography: London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Opus Anglicanum (1963), p. 52 no. 127

Notes: Cross-orphrey for back of the chasuble.

Dimensions given are for entire chasuble; orphrey width, 17.8cm (7 in.)

Image courtesy of: Salisbury Cathedral

Photographer: Ash Mills Photography, http://www.ashmills.com