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Dalmatic
Dalmatic
Date:
1569
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metallic Thread; Velvet, Embroidery (couching, Satin Stitch)
Dimensions:
115.6 cm (45 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
51.35.2
Acquisition Date:
1951-11-20
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Herbert Fleishhacker

Exhibition History:

Embroidery for the Church (2 rotations), 1989-1991
Permanent collection rotation, CPLH 1995- 11/04

Embroidered in or nué and gaufrure [waffle stitch] couching , and satin stitch.
Center of each apparel has a medallion. One shows St. John, the other an unidentified martyr. Medallions are surmounted by banderolles with the date 1569, dragons, dolphins and birds. Sleeve apparels show St. Peter(l) and St. Paul(r). Detail images in object file.