English (London (Lloyd Square))
Object Place: London (Lloyd Square), England
193.36 cm (76 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen, silver; embroidery, Parament (cross-reference embroidery), couching, appliqué
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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.
Gift of the Society of St. John the Evangelist, Cambridge, Mass.