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Chalice Cover (Italy)

This is a Chalice cover. It is dated 16th–17th century and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is satin stitch embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 55 x 52 cm (21 5/8 x 20 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Chalice Cover (Italy); silk, metallic thread; H x W: 55 x 52 cm (21 5/8 x 20 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Anonymous Donor; 1949-64-17

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