Ophrey of Opus Anglicanum by Unknown Artist

Cross shaped ophrey of Opus Anglicanum for attachment to a chasuble closely covered with embroidery.

Details

Medium:
Linen with silk embroidery
Dimensions:
109 x 44 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £500)
Acquired in:
1936
Vendor:
Father Moylan

On a gold ground are scenes from the Passion, SS Peter and Paul and dragons in an architectural setting.

Provenance

Marnhull, Dorset,(Monastery)

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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