Chinese for the western market
Object Place: China (for Western Church)
Center back length: 105 cm (41 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin embroidered with silk and metallic threads; taffeta lining
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Ecclesiastical vestment. [French-style] White satin chasuble embroidered with bright polychrome silks and gold metal thread in closely spaced symmetrically arranged design of serpentine stems, large scrolling leaves, and variety of blossoms, trimmed with narrow gold galloon, lined with bright yellow taffeta. Embroidered in China for the European market.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Textile Income Purchase Fund