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Burse (Accessory to St. Michael Chasuble). Blue and gold metallic brocaded front with appliqued blue damask with embroidered and couched design in silk and metallic threads of angel holding shield with cross and instruments of the Passion. Deep pink sides and blue damask back. Red and gold...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, by exchange

English (London), Early 20th century

Object Place

London, England


33 x 32 x 1.3 cm (13 x 12 5/8 x 1/2 in.) including corner tassels

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Medium or Technique

Silk and metal brocade with silk and metal thread embroidery and silk and metal cord and tassels


Textiles and Fashion Arts