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Date:
early 16th century
Culture:
British
Medium:
Silk & metal thread
Dimensions:
Overall: 52 x 101 1/2in. (132.1 x 257.8cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Costumes-Ecclesiastical
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1953
Accession Number:
53.63.1
Not on view
Leopold Iklé, St. Gall, Switzerland
New York. The Cloisters Museum & Gardens. "Ecclesiastical Vestments of the Middle Ages: An Exhibition," March 1, 1971–December 31, 1971.

Iklé, Leopold, and Textilmuseum St. Gallen. Textilsammlung Iklé: Katalog. Zürich: Tiefdruck Orell Füssli, 1908. p. 246-247.

Farcy, Louis de. La broderie du XIe siècle jusqu'à nos jours, d'après des spécimens authentiques et les anciens inventaires.. 2nd supplement ed. Angers: Belhomme, 1919. fig. 231.

Trendell, P. G. Catalogue of English ecclesiastical embroideries of the XIII. to XVI. centuries. 4th ed. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1930. fig. XXX.

Rorimer, James J. "Acquisitions for the Cloisters." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 11, no. 10 (June 1953). p. 276.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Eighty-Fourth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1953." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 13, no. 1 (Summer 1954). p. 21.

Townsend, Gertrude. "Notes on Embroidery in England during the Stuart and Tudor Periods." The Bulletin of the Needle and Bobbin Club 45 (1961).

Husband, Timothy B. "Ecclesiastical Vestments of the Middle Ages." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 29, no. 7 (March 1971). p. 286-287, fig. 3, ill. p. 287.

Young, Bonnie. "Opus Anglicanum." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 29, no. 7 (March 1971). p. 294, fig. 8.



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