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Chasuble

Ground: cream white silk (fine warp, heavy weft). Design: large conventionalized flowers and leaves on curving stems, birds, and rococo ornament (on the front a small monstrance, on the back a crowned saint holding a cross in one hand, a castle or church in the other) worked in satin stitch with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Galen L. Stone

Probably Italian, late 17th–early 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

35.18

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes