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Chasuble

Italian
17th century


Accession Number

85.287

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground woven with silver; on this is a design of roses, foxgloves(?) and conventional leaves woven with green, dull pink, dull red and violet silk, and gilt thread; in places where the cloth was worn flowers have been embroidered in bright colored silks. Trimmed with gold gimp and lace. 1. from the middle of the back of the neck.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales