Antique Ceremonial Prayer Stole


Richly embroidered ceremonial prayer stole. Background fabric is partially woven with gold thread and then embroidered with gold thread on the surface. Has four metal thread tassels. From the last photo, you can make out the weights that were sewn into the bottom edges. Dating possibly early 20th century.

Size: It is approximately 120 inches long, varying from 5 inches wide at the neck to 6 1/2 inches wide at the tasselled ends.