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A work made of red velvet; bands of blue velvet with design; appliquéd in yellow, red and white satin; outlined with couched gold cord.
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  • A work made of red velvet; bands of blue velvet with design; appliquéd in yellow, red and white satin; outlined with couched gold cord.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

Spain

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Altar Frontal

Place

Spain (Object made in)

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Made 1601–1700

Medium

Red velvet; bands of blue velvet with design; appliquéd in yellow, red and white satin; outlined with couched gold cord

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey McCormick and Mrs. Richard Ely Danielson

Reference Number

1948.133

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