Museums of Mayo - museums to visit in County Mayo

St Patrick's Pilgrimage Banner

Knock Folk Museum, County Mayo

Pilgrimage banner - Saint Patrick

Hand-embroidered pilgrimage banner with portrait of St. Patrick in the centre surrounded by hand-embroidered shapes. Bottom edge finished with decorative gold-thread tassels. Measuring 920 mm high, 620 mm wide.

Presented to Knock Shrine by the first organised pilgrimage to Knock in 1880 by the members of the Confraternity of the Holy Family connected with the Redemptorists' Church, Limerick City