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  • Date:

    1600s (made)

  • Credit Line:

    Alfred Williams Hearn Gift

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  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1600s (made)

Object history note

The tabard is that of the Lyon King of Arms, borne between 1602 and 1689.

Descriptive line

embroidered silk, velvet, 1600s, English; Arms, 1&4 Scotland, 2 England & France, 3 Ireland

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Lea Nevinson, Catalogue of English Domestic Embroidery of the Sixteenth & Seventeenth Centuries, Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Textiles, London: HMSO, 1938, p.81




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