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Chasuble

The ground is woven with faded pink silk and gold thread. The design of curving graduated bands with scalloped edges and conventional flowers, is woven with gold, violet, green, blue, yellow and white silk. Lined with pink linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian or French, Late 17th–18th century

Accession Number

99.189

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes