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Chasuble (from a funeral set)

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Society of the Sisters of Bethany; may have been designed by Sir J. Ninian Cowper (1864-1960). Silk, damask; appliquéd embroidered orphrey. Gothic cut. Back: appliquéd panel of metallic cloth outlined with black and metallic thread braid. Image of the Crucified Christ embroidered with...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Society of St. John the Evangelist, Cambridge, Mass.

English (London (Lloyd Square)), About 1930

Object Place

London (Lloyd Square), England


115.25 cm (45 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Damask, Embroidery, Appliqué


Textiles and Fashion Arts