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Chasuble

Ground woven with silver; on this is a design of roses, foxgloves(?) and conventional leaves woven with green, dull pink, dull red and violet silk, and gilt thread; in places where the cloth was worn flowers have been embroidered in bright colored silks. Trimmed with gold gimp and lace. 1. from...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

85.287

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes