The Maltese cross is eight-pointed and has the form of four "V"-shaped arms joined together at their tips, so that each arm has two points.
It has been a powerful symbol since the First Crusade.
  • This design is available for the 2.40" x 1.60", 4" x 4", 5" x 7", 6.25" x 10.25" and 7.75" x 11.75" hoops.
  • The sewn out size for the 2.40" x 1.60" hoop is 1.00" W x 1.00" H with 773 stitches.
  • The sewn out size for the 4" x 4" hoop is 2.55" W x 2.54" H with 4,081 stitches.
  • The sewn out size for the 5" x 7" hoop is 4.79" W x 4.79" H with 13,409 stitches.
  • The sewn out size for the 6.25" x 10.25" hoop is 6.15" W x 6.15" H with 21,721 stitches.
  • The sewn out size for the 7.75" x 11.75" hoop is 7.70" W x 7.70" H with 33,358 stitches.
  • This design has 1 thread color.
  • Click here for information about embroidery design selection and placement on communion linens.


You must have an embroidery machine to utilize our machine embroidery designs. We sell machine embroidery designs as electronic media (software) only. We do not sell embroidered "patches" or hard copy patterns.