Requires Photography

Superfrontal

English (London (Lloyd Square))
About 1930


Object Place: London (Lloyd Square), England

Dimensions

193.36 cm (76 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1987.477

Medium or Technique

Linen, silver; embroidery, Parament (cross-reference embroidery), couching, appliqué

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Society of the Sisters of Bethany. Gold ground; appliqués of polychrome embroidery. Left to right: ship, fortress, fleur de lys, MR, star, covered vessal and castle. Embroidery and silver and gold metallic thread couching. Fringed. Attached to white linen altar cloth. Condition: good; wear along upper center edge. Given to the Society of Saint John the Evangelist in memory of the Rev. Andrew Chalmers Wilson. See Notes on the Collection.

Credit Line

Gift of the Society of St. John the Evangelist, Cambridge, Mass.