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Chasuble

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

106.5 cm (41 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.065 (from the bottom of the neck to the bottom of the chasuuble)

Accession Number

85.291

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A close design of leaves, flowers and fruit, woven of yellow silk wound with silver gilt, and outlined with deep rose, and bright green silk, trimmed with yellow and gold gimp. Lined with pink silk. Made from the same brocade as 85.288, 85.289, and 85.290, and meant to be used with them.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales