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Chasuble

Yellow watered silk with linen panel set into back and front of vestment. The linen panels are worked with floral design in many colored silks on a ground couched with metal thread. The yellow silk is also embroidered with flowers. Faded, worn, repaired.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Italian, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

38.1735

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes