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Chasuble

Chasuble with self orphrey. Semi-naturalistic blossoms, leaves and grape bunches within alternating pinnate oval and scalloped lozenge compartments amidst a dense array of floral sprays, vertically meandering scalloped and crested bands plus similar floral motives. Metallic yarns on a tan silk...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, late 17th, early 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

52.1706

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes