Requires Photography

End of a stole or maniple

Italian or French
Late 17th century


Dimensions

16.5 x 27 cm (6 1/2 x 10 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .27 x .165

Accession Number

85.305

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark red satin with the design woven with light brown, green, pink, blue and white silk, and gold thread made by winding silk with silver gilt. Only a few flowers and leaves, which are the details of the design, are shown, just enough to suggest the type to which it belongs. Edged with narrow yellow and gold gimp, and gold lace. Near the top is a cross of white gimp. Lined with yellow silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales