Altar Frontal

A work made of green velvet with conventional baroque interlacing flower and stem design in appliqué; red velvet borders, top and sides; red and black embroidered design; metal fringe does not appear to be of the period.
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  • A work made of green velvet with conventional baroque interlacing flower and stem design in appliqué; red velvet borders, top and sides; red and black embroidered design; metal fringe does not appear to be of the period.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

Spain

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Title

Altar Frontal

Origin

Spain

Date

1601–1700

Medium

Green velvet with conventional baroque interlacing flower and stem design in appliqué; red velvet borders, top and sides; red and black embroidered design; metal fringe does not appear to be of the period

Dimensions

76.8 x 177.8 cm (30 1/4 x 70 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

1948.134

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