Italian silk embroidery (150 x 90cm)



150 x 90 / approx 5 x 3ft

Made for some specific purpose such as a chasuble or ceremonial purpose this finely worked silk embroidery is done onto a buff silk ground. Given its age and the long stich from which it chiefly comprises it has suffered very little frictional damage having been carefully stored .

• 18th cent

Ref 16075