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Brocade dalmatic

Most of vestment of coral pink satin ground with design of large flowers, peacocks, tigers and lions brocaded with colored and white silks and white chenille; Center front and back panels, triangular panels at outer edges of skirt and part of sleeves of French 18th century fabric -- a figured...

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Provenance

1950, gift of Mrs. Charles J. White, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1950)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles J. White

Spanish or Portuguese, 18th century

Object Place

Spain or Portugal

Accession Number

50.2416

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes