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Chasuble

Ecclesiastical Costume/Embroidery. Chasuble. Flame stitch, lattice-pattern field of lozenge compartments with alternating lozenge and stylized branch motives. Orphrey, larger scale lattice-pattern with geometric and lozenge motives. Polychrome silk yarns; pink and white silk tape defined orphrey...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Spanish, 19th century

Object Place

Spain

Accession Number

49.279

Medium or Technique

Silk; Orphrey

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes