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Christie No.: 154
Name of Work: Erpingham Chasuble
Country: Great Britain
Site: London: Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum
Object Type: Vestment, chasuble
Date: 1400 - 1430
Dimensions: h. 148.5cm, w. 77cm (h. 58.5 in., w. 30.3 in.)
Subject Terms:
Christ: Crucifixion
Angel
God
Heraldry, English: Erpingham
Mary Magdalen



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Bibliography: King, D., "Relic of 'Noble Erpingham'," Victoria and Albert Museum Bulletin, IV (1968), pp. 59-64; figs.

Johnstone, P., High Fashion in the Church (2002), p. 46; fig. 50, pl. VI F (color)

London, Victoria and Albert Museum, Gothic: Art for England 1400-1547 (2003), p. 410 cat. 200; fig.

Notes: Back of chasuble.

Photo: ©Victoria and Albert Museum, London