Object Place: France (?)
95 x 227 cm (37 3/8 x 89 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Altar frontal. Central wreath containing a three blossom floral spray. Surrounding this and filling the field are various symmetrically placed curling acanthus stalks with naturalistic blossoms. Silver and gold colored metallic yarns in raised work, plus polychrome floss silk yarns, on a cream silk ground. Slightly worn; repairs to field; slightly soiled. Lined.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection