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Chasuble

Italian or French
18th century


Object Place: Italy or France

Dimensions

97.8 x 67.3 cm (38 1/2 x 26 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

85.295

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered with silk and metallic threads

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk embroidered with gold scrolls and shell-like forms, and festoons and sprays of flowers worked with white yellow, pink, violet, brown, blue, and green silk. Trimmed with gold and yellow gimp.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales