Chalice cover

Unknownlate 16th–early 17th century

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York, United States

Central pattern is a rosette enclosed by symmetrically placed floral and foliated forms. Outer border is in a pattern of running floral and foliated branches.


  • Title: Chalice cover
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: late 16th–early 17th century
  • Type: Chalice cover
  • Rights: Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf
  • Medium: Medium: linen Technique: cutwork
  • Provenance: ex-collection: Bondi
  • Exhibitions: Cooper Union Museum: "The Greenleaf Collection, Textile Arts from the 16th to the Early 19th Century," 22 Jan. – 9 May 1964, p. 12, no. 65.
  • Dimensions: H x W: 35.5 x 35 cm (14 x 13 3/4 in.)

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