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Cover on Book of Common Prayer, the Gospel and Psalms

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Cover on Book of Common Prayer, the Gospels and Psalms. "London: Printed by Robert Barker...1640." On front cover and back cover are growing plants bearing leaves and a variety of flowers worked in petit-point with pink, green, blue, and yellow silks. The stems and edges of cover are worked in...

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Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

English, 1640

Object Place

England

Dimensions

5.5 x 11.4 cm (2 3/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.114 x 0.055 x 0.04

Accession Number

27.209

Medium or Technique

Canvas; silk, silver, gilt silver yarns on linen; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles