Medieval Maniple Valence
The medieval maniple valence is an embroidered band of silk that is typically worn by priests in the Roman Catholic church. It is ornamented with cords, tassels and embroidery.
KeywordsRoman Catholic, church, band, silk, medieval, priests, household objects, tassels, valence, ornamented, cords, maniple, embroidered
GalleriesCurtains and Window Hardware
Meyer, Franz Sales Handbook of Ornament (New York, NY: The Bruno Hessling Company, 1904)