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Chasuble front

Italian (?)
18th century


Object Place: Italy (?)

Dimensions

74 x 63 cm (29 1/8 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.803

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on linen ground

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Flame stitch embroidery. Motives divided into three strips longitudinally. Center strip contains a lozenge motif; the outer strips a jagged chevron motif. Polychrome silk yarns on a linen ground. Condition fair.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection