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Antique church vestment. 19th Century.

Priest's surplis or 'Rochet' in French.

Knee length with incredibly detailed embroidery.

Black cuffs covered with lace work.

Thin white linen. The sleeves are made of a thicker cotton.

Red cross inside the collar.

Collar is embroidered and worn. 

Yellow discolouration around the collar and one side.

Small repairs and imperfections in the lace commensurate with age and use.

Total length down the back: 36 inches / 92 cm

Shoulder to shoulder: 25.5 inches / 65 cm

Antique church vestment. Priest's surplis / 'Rochet'

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