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Chasuble

White silk ground, on which are woven with white, green, red, yellow and brown silk, bunches of flowers and baskets, containing single sprays of flowers. Trimmed with white silk gimp, and lined with yellow cotton. Much worn.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman

French, 18th century

Accession Number

04.1732

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes