Miter

Object Number: 
918
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Cotton, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 33 5/8 x 13 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 85.4 x 34 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
White cotton miter with two sashes at the back trimmed with red silk rope fringe.
Gallery Label: 
Archbishop Robert Seton (1839-1927) was the grandson of Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton (1774-1821), founder of the American Sisters of Charity. He spent most of his ecclesiastic career as chaplain to St Elizabeth's convent near Madison, New Jersey.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Archbishop Robert Seton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group