Three Saints and two Angels
Altar frontal, with Laid and couched stitch in wool, linen and metal thread on linen tabby. 16th century. 99~183cm
Saints are embroidered on both sides of the stole in golden thread on velvet.@ Part of a belt, which was cut, continues with elaborate embroidery.
Long-armed cross stitch in wool on woolen extended tabby. 17th century. Whole size about 160~130cm
Photo: Chieko Hoshiai
Russia / St.Petersburg
Mexico(1) / Puebla