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chalice veil
  • France
  • chalice veil, mid 1700s
  • Where object was made: Lyon, France
  • cotton, silk, brocade, embroidering
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2834.e

Square of lime green silk brocade, with gold metallic trim. Embroidered floral pattern of white, maroon, rust and green. It has embroidered crosses of metallic thread.