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Friday, March 18, 2011
May morris altar frontal
An Embroidered Altar Frontal, executed by Miss May Morris, designed by Mr. Philip Webb. The work is carried out with floss silk in bright colours and gold thread, both background and pattern being embroidered. The five crosses, that are placed at regular intervals between the vine leaves, are couched in gold passing upon a silvery silk ground.