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Ecclesiastical vestment. Large central panel back and front of elaborate metal and polychrome "bizarre" silk floral brocade on white figured silk ground, panel below neck back and front and side and bottom panels of elaborate floral and fruit brocade in metal and polychrome silk on orange-red...

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Provenance

Gift of William Phillips to MFA, May 9, 1946. Purchased by donor in Berlin, 1919.

Credit Line

Gift of William Phillips

18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

46.447

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded with silk and metallic threads, metallic trim, linen lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes