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Dalmatic

Ecclesiastical costume/embroidery. Dalmatic. Unpatterned cut green velvet with embroidered apparels. Cuff apparels; central ornate medallions, one with St. Jerome the other with St. Francis, flanked by stylized leafy volutes ending as winged cherubim. Hem apparels; obverse, large ornate central...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian or Spanish, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

46.759

Medium or Technique

Silk; Embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes