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Database No.: 285
Country: Great Britain
Site: Private Collection
Object Type: Burse
Date: 15c.
Dimensions: h. 11in, w. 10in.
Subject Terms:
Christ: showing Wounds

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Bibliography: London, Burlington Fine Arts Club, Exhibition of English Embroidery (1905), p. 82; pl. XXV, no. 4

Notes: This burse was found by the well-known Lincoln antiquary, Mr. Edward James Wilson, F.S.A. (d. 1854), at Sixhills, a Lincolnshire village between Louth and Horncastle.

Lent by Lord Herries to Burlington Fine Arts Club exhibition 1905.