Ongoing Exhibitions

Through the Gates of the East: Orient in Lithuanian liturgical textiles...

2022 03 23 – 2022 10 08

With this exhibition, the Church Heritage Museum of the Vilnius Archdiocese presents unique 32 Oriental fabrics and embroideries preserved in Lithuanian liturgical textiles. The exhibition features fabrics and embroideries created in China, the Ottoman Empire, Safavid Persia, India and Central Asia. These are the countries through which, the Silk Road stretched from since the II century BC, to the XV century AC, laying the foundations for a deep tradition of silk fabric production.


Vilniaus Akivyskupija            

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