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Chasuble front and back

French or English
1750–75


Object Place: France or England

Dimensions

130 x 77 cm (51 3/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2528a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Meandering vertical lines of naturalistic floral sprays in loose repeat with individual blossoms in the interstices. Ground worked in raised vertical lines. Polychrome silk yarns on silk ground. Badly stained; square patch on front.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection