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Date:
late 18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Embroidered Silk
Dimensions:
251.5 x 86.4 cm (99 x 34 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1991.62
Acquisition Date:
1991-12-05
Credit Line:

Gift of the Sisters of the Presentation

This piece was originally described as a shawl, Chinese or Spanish (see remarks).
Rectangular shawl with fringed ends, embroidered with flowers and fruit. Apparently it was used as a vestment. Embroidery was likely done in the Philippines.
Spanish colonial