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Chalice veil

Probably French
19th century


Dimensions

45 x 48 cm (17 11/16 x 18 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .48 x .45

Accession Number

00.448

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White velvet stripes with dentated edges and detailed with spots of green, pink and red are separated by narrow stripes of pink. Sewed on the two corners with bouillion, spangles and small pieces of colored metal, are pieces of white velvet with a design of small roses. Lined with green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection