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Pair of cuffs

Ecclesiastical Costume. Epinanika (Dalmatic Cuffs). The Annunciation. A medallion, bordered by a small repeating flower surrounded by various raised blossoms on leafy stems, bearing on (a) Gabriel and on (b) Mary. Metal wires, strips and coils plus polychrome silk for faces and hands, worked in...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek Orthodox, 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk, silk and gold-colored wrapped and strip metallic thread embroidery, silk and metallic woven trim, brass colored rings, and silk backing


Textiles and Fashion Arts