Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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altar frontal
  • France
  • altar frontal, 1700s
  • Where object was made: France
  • silk, burlap, linen
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2151
Description

Alter frontal with a magenta silk ground and metallic fringe, gold, silver and yellow flowers. Backed with natural burlap with button holes near top. Mounted on linen. (Made from furnishing fabric.)