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Chalice veil

The ground consists of narrow stripes woven with red and yellow silk and narrow strips of gilt; on this are wider stripes woven with yellow and green silk and gilt and bunches of flowers in bright green, black, and gold. Lined with pink silk and edged with silk lace.

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Bequest of James William Paige

Italian or French, 18th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts