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Chasuble. Orphrey, front and back, and band around neck opening with design of vertically meandering stalks having a repeating round blossom in gold colored metallic yarns and metal strips on a gray silk ground powdered with a repeating dot motif. Side panels and shoulder straps, front and back,...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Russian, 18th century

Object Place

Russia (possibly)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts