Pair of Cuffs (Maniples)
W 12 in x H 4 in
Gift. Modest (Shut), Abbott. 1959
Sewn out of white handkerchiefs; hand-embroidered with crosses. Worn by priest Peter in Soviet concentration camps during clandestine services.
Given to Hegumen Modest by Protopriest Peter from Poltava (surname unkonwn), who secretly served the Easter service in a Soviet concentration camp. The service was attended by Hegumen Modest and one other person.