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Gold ground; appliqués of polychrome embroidery. Left to right: St. Catherine, St. Andrew, the Virgin Mary, St. Paul, and St. Veronica. Embroidery and couched work of thistles and roses. Fringed. Attached to white linen altar cloth. Condition: Good; wear along top center edge.

Provenance

Given to the Society of St. John the Evangelist in memory of the Rev. Andrew Chalmers Wilson.

Credit Line

Gift of the Society of St. John the Evangelist, Cambridge, Mass.

English (London (Lloyd Square)), about 1930

Object Place

London, Lloyd Square, England

Accession Number

1987.476

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles