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Dalmatic. Unpatterned cut maroon velvet with apparels at the cuffs and the hem, front and back, plus narrow orphries placed around the neck opening and vertically to the hem apparels. Cuffs, a framed medallion, flanked by a pair of laterally oriented, stylized, symmetrical, stemmed flowers with...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

16th century

Object Place

Spain or Italy (possibly)


Center back length: 109 cm (42 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk velvet orphreys embroidered with silk and metallic threads


Textiles and Fashion Arts