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Gift of Mr. Robert Ross through The Art Fund
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Place of Origin
Marks and inscriptions
Pray for Ye Red Far Peter Killykelly for whom Ys was made 1737
Embroidered at the centre back hem.
Height: 53.5 in, Width: 111 in open, Weight: 2.38 kg
Historical context note
A Google search reveals that Peter Killikelly O.S.D was Bishop of Kilfenora and Kilmacolnagh between 1744 and 1783.
The date is embroidered on the cope; the place is the attribution given when the cope entered the collection.
Textiles and Fashion Collection