Object Place: England
86.5 x 3.5 cm (34 1/16 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk moire with silver thread Embroidery
Not On View
Order of the Garter. Pale blue silk rep embroidered with silver yarns, wire and spangle, inscribed “HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE” (“Dishonored be he who thinks ill of it”). Ref.: Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 23E.
Purchased by donor in 1928.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection