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Chalice veil

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Chalice veil? White silk embroidered with a design of flowers, tulips etc., in bright greens, yellows, blues and pink silks and gold thread. center cut out.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Italian, 17th century

Dimensions

66.5 x 66 cm (26 3/16 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

95.1108

Medium or Technique

Silk faille with silk floss and gold-colored wrapped metallic thread (couched) embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles