Faith and Hope by Unknown Artist

Flat topped needlework casket with leather travelling case.

Details

Medium:
Silk satin, silk embroidery, needlepoint lace
Art Fund grant:
£6,500 ( Total: £26,000)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Witney Antiques

Casket embroidered with mythological scenes. Front panel consists of 2 doors.

Venue details

The Whitworth The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester Greater Manchester M15 6ER 0161 275 7450 www.manchester.ac.uk/whitworth

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am - 5pm (Thu until 9pm)

Closed 24, 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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