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Embroidered chalice cover with figure of Christ*
Embroidered chalice cover with figure of Christ*
Date:
ca. 1870
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Linen; Embroidery
Dimensions:
76.2 cm (30 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
67.10
Acquisition Date:
1967-06-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Charles J. Crary in memory of Lillie Isabel George

Exhibition History:

Embroidered for the Church, 1989-91(2 rotations)

Eight apostles and four evangelists in pillared niches. *Neither the previous exhibition label or the original entry mention Christ as one of the figures.
Stitches are satin, seed, split, fishbone and buttonhole on a ground of drawnwork with needle lace in medallion centers and quatrefoils.