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Chasuble

Italian
mid-18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

101.6 cm (40 in.)

Accession Number

1984.798

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Chasuble (open at the sides and front) Plain weave white silk; polychrome silk and silver embroidery; floral and scrollwork design. Condition: areas of silk are slit, embroidery missing, some repairs, large moisture stain, lining in poor condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Marguerite J. Queneau