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Chasuble

Ecclesiastical Costume/Damask/Compound Weaving. Chasuble. Sides, a large pineapple motif repeating within ogival compartments formed beneath by a pair of symmetrical curling buta-like leaves and above by a pair of serrated and dotted stalks which meet in a stylized oval leaf grouping. Curling...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, Late 16th–early 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

49.278

Medium or Technique

Silk; Orphrey

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes