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Orphrey

1500-1524 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Orphrey of embroidered linen with silk, gold and silver threads. With a dove, two angels with chalices to receive blood, and skulls and bones.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Embroidered linen with silk, gold and silver threads
Brief Description
Orphrey of embroidered linen, England, 1460-1500
Physical Description
Orphrey of embroidered linen with silk, gold and silver threads. With a dove, two angels with chalices to receive blood, and skulls and bones.
Dimensions
  • Maximum height: 29cm
  • Maximum width: 22.5cm
Collection
Accession Number
T.82A-1969

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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