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Creator Nationality: England
Creator Name-CRT: England
Title: St. John the Baptist
Creation Start Date: 1400
Creation End Date: 1450
Creation Date: c. 1400-1450
Object Type: Textiles
Classification Term: Textiles
Materials and Techniques: Silk, metallic; embroidery
Dimensions: 12 3/4 x 7 3/8 in. (32.39 x 18.73 cm) (image)
AMICA Contributor: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
ID Number: 96.89
Credit Line: The Putnam Dana McMillan Fund
Context: This image of John the Baptist was once probably part of a cope orphery, the patterned border area of a religious vestment. It is a particularly fine example of Opus Angelicanium, a style of English embroidery which was famous throughout Europe during the middle ages.
AMICA ID: MIA_.96.89
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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