A pre-Reformation embroidery featuring two figures and embroidered orphreys, angels and floral motifs.
Chasuble by French, c. 15001550, c. 1975
© Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery
- Wool & gilt thread on a silk ground Dimensions: 137 x 76 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £500 ( Total: £1,322)
- Acquired in:
- Parish of Central Exeter
It was mounted on a 20th century silk damask in the early 1970s.
A nunnery in France before 1900; Rev W H Oxley; bequeathed to St. Olave's church, Exeter, 1924.
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