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Christie No.: 292
Country: Great Britain
Site: Private Collection
Object Type: Vestment, chasuble
Date: early 16c.
Subject Terms:
Christ: Crucifixion
Angel, Archangel Michael: transfixing Dragon
Angel, Seraph
Heraldry, Decorated: Eagle
Heraldry, Decorated: Pomegranate
Heraldry, Decorated: Rose
Virgin Mary and Christ Child



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Bibliography: London, Burlington Fine Arts Club, Exhibition of English Embroidery (1905), pp. 62-63; pl. XV, no. 2

Notes: Back of chasuble.

The velvet on the front has been renewed.

Last known location of Rt. Reverend Bishop Knight.