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English (London (Lloyd Square))
About 1930

Object Place: London (Lloyd Square), England


193.36 cm (76 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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.