Pall/Omofor

Pall; Omofor

Materials:

Brocade, Thread, Fringe and Tinsel

Dimensions:

H 72 in x W 9 in

Accession Number:

28.87

Credit Line:

Gift. Hilarion (Kapral), Metropolitan

Description

Bishop's small pall/omofor (малый омофор). Gold brocade with small teardrop pattern. Star on back and two stars on front are made of silver and gold thread and tinsel. Two buttons and button loops on frontFringe on ends. Yellow material lining. Originally from the Church of St. Sophia in Kiev.

Inscriptions & Markings

On lining handwritten in black: 13145; N 1196 (crossed out) | 5/n. Oval purple ink stamp with inscription: Кiево Соѳiйскаго Каѳедрал. Собора; in cneter of stamp handwritten: No 27 | 70 омоф. Under stamp is handwritten in blue ink: N. 20.