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Chalice cover inscribed "Jesu Herz" (Heart of Jesus)
Chalice cover inscribed "Jesu Herz" (Heart of Jesus)
Date:
early 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Metal Thread, Silk; Embroidery
Dimensions:
15.2 x 12.7 cm (6 x 5 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
52928
Acquisition Date:
1914-01-26
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Hilda R. Nuttall in memory of Magdalena Nuttall

A small rectangle of a stiff fabric woven with metal wefts throughout, embroidered in a looped pile technique in silk and metallic yarn depicting a flaming heart with cross. Edged in metallic lace.
Petit point stitch and couched gold thread.