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Altar frontal/ church hanging in red, yellow and green with pink lining
Altar frontal/ church hanging in red, yellow and green with pink lining
Date:
late 16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Cut Velvet, Applique Linen, And Gold Embroidery, Fringe
Dimensions:
160 x 248.9 cm (63 x 98 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
55.24.4
Acquisition Date:
1955-07-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Herbert Fleishhacker

Two shades of green cut velvet divided into three panels by gold braid. Center panel has the inscription Ave Maria with a shield and emblem. Side panels show St. Peter and St. Paul(?) in medallions. Red velvet borders. Blue lining. Piece is made up of the embroideries from a Sapnish dalmatic of the late 16th c. and velvet of a slightly later date.