Chalice veil

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

66.5 x 66 cm (26 3/16 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

95.1108

Medium or Technique

Silk faille with silk floss and gold-colored wrapped metallic thread (couched) embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Chalice veil? White silk embroidered with a design of flowers, tulips etc., in bright greens, yellows, blues and pink silks and gold thread. center cut out.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige