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On the wall hung a piece of an ecclesiastical vestment, red and embroidered with gold.
THE CONQUEST OF ROMEMATILDE SERAO
They are but secular things after all; the things that are eternal reach deeper than creed or vestment.
THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
Amphibalus, am-fib′a-lus, n. an ecclesiastical vestment like the chasuble.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
This mode lasted some time; for in 1538, Barbara Mason bequeathed to a church a “vestment of green silk beaten with gold.”
NEEDLEWORK AS ARTMARIAN ALFORD
Then just in front of them the priest in his white vestment, standing exposed, and just baldly beginning an address.
SEA AND SARDINIAD. H. LAWRENCE
"It is well your coat's not new," said Matty, with a contemptuous look at Handy's weather-beaten vestment.
HANDY ANDY, VOLUME 2 (OF 2)SAMUEL LOVER
His face worked: he thrust a hand inside his ornate ceremonial vestment.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, JULY, 1931VARIOUS
My heart recognises, through the outer vestment of apparent insanity, the inner adaptability.
'THAT VERY MAB'MAY KENDALL AND ANDREW LANG
Ephod, a species of vestment worn by the Jewish high-priest over the second tunic.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
He sees his black frock coat, the solemn vestment of honor ready to leave its prison.
THE ENEMIES OF WOMENVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
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