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Chasuble

Italian
18th–19th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

101.5 cm (39 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1695

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Chasuble with self orphrey. Repeating symmetrical floral groupings with pairs of open blossoms and slim vertical leafy stalks with similar blossoms within partial compartments formed by independent cusped partitions of various shapes bearing straight and zig-zag horizontal bands. Edges bordered and orphries defined by metallic tape. Good condition; worn along folds.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection