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Chasuble

Probably Italian or French
Late 17th–18th century


Dimensions

69 x 226 cm (27 3/16 x 89 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.26 x .69

Accession Number

99.189

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground is woven with faded pink silk and gold thread. The design of curving graduated bands with scalloped edges and conventional flowers, is woven with gold, violet, green, blue, yellow and white silk. Lined with pink linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection