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Maniple

Italian
Late 17th century


Dimensions

21 x 73.5 cm (8 1/4 x 28 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .735 x .21

Accession Number

85.289

Medium or Technique

Cotton or linen, brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground of silver, with the design of flowers woven with dull pinks, shading into violets, light and dark green silk and gold thread. The metal thread is made by winding silk with silver or silver gilt. Three crosses of gold lace; trimmings on sides and ends, of gold lace and yellow cotton and gold gimp. Lined with pink cotton or linen. Made of the same brocade as 85.288 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