Saint Martin Announcing to His Parents That He Will Become a Christian

Date: 1430–35
Culture: Flemish
Medium: Linen plain weave underlaid with linen plain weave and embroidered with silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in split and stem stitches, laid work, and couching, including or nué
Dimensions: Diameter (above mount opening): 6 1/2 in. (16.5cm)
Classification: Textiles-Ecclesiastical
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1909

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