Requires Photography

Part of a chasuble

Probably French or Italian
Very late 17th(?)–18th century


Dimensions

64 x 100 cm (25 3/16 x 39 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1. x .64

Accession Number

93.1081

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Into the ground of corded white silk are woven narrow strips of silver. The design of houses, trees, and large flowers, is woven with yellow, pink, blue and green silk and gold thread. Lined with faded pink linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection