Requires Photography

Front of a chasuble

Italian
16th century design, workmanship perhaps later


Dimensions

71 x 140 cm (27 15/16 x 55 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.40 x .71

Accession Number

93.1078

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Yellow satin ground; the design of conventional leaves, flowers and stems forming an ogival framwork, enclosing conventional cone-like forms made up of flowers and leaves is woven with white linen. Parts of the design are detailed with squares and triangles. Trimmed with yellow silk. Lined with pink linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection