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Chasuble

Chasuble with self orphey. Semi-naturalistic blossoms and leaves on slender meandering stems. Orphrey, similar flowers repeating in compartments of curving stems, one above the other. Polychrome silk yarns on a linen fillet ground in good condition, all on top of a very badly worn red silk...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 19th century (?)

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

43.719

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes