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Rectangular banner ending in two points. Central medallion bearing two confronted angels supporting a large chalice with host by its base. Curling stylized floral volutes fill the remaining field. Heavily embroidered in metallic and polychrome silk yarns on a red velvet ground. Edged with...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Spanish, 17th century

Object Place

Spain

Accession Number

46.751b

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with silk and gold-colored metallic thread embroidery, gilt metal woven fringe, silk and metallic netted tassel, silk cord, and wooden painted finial

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles