User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.


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.


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



Textiles and Fashion Arts