Chasuble

Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length: 41 in.; W: 26 in.

Accession Number

38.1734

Medium or Technique

Embroidery: gilt-silver yarns on silk velvet

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink orange velvet embroidered with gold thread in a rococo design. The work is mainly couching and appliqué; the gold thread varies in color and texture. Worn; the velvet is faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman