Fragment from vestment of "St. Bernard Calvó", Episcopal Museum Vich, Catalonia. Ground: pale brown silk. Design: shows hind feet of lion and section of circular border, woven with red and green.
Probably acquired in Spain by Adolfo Loewi, Venice; 1928, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $2745 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 7, 1928) NOTES:  Seven textiles (MFA accession nos. 28.320 - 28.326) were purchased for this amount.
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund