Gift of the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Crocker
Embroidery for the Church (2 rotations), 1989-1991
From the Exotic to the Mystical: Textile Treasures from the Permanent Collection, deY, 5/4 - 8/4/2013
red, green and yellow orphrey and hood, depicting various saints.
Red cope.Seven medallions left to right: St. John, St. Barbara, the Virgin Mary and Child, a vase with flowers, unidentified martyr*, St. Lucy, and St. Catherine. The hood repeats the vase motif. See similar velvet piece FL72.52.16. Velvet in a ferronerie pattern.