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Damask chasuble

Red silk chasuble with self orphrey. Front, except the areas flanking the lower orphrey, a symmetrical arrangement of open blossoms on leafy stems plus flowering branches with large leaves over a pair of vertical, meandering, scalloped, diaper-pattern bands bearing a repeating small flower...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly English or German; the Netherlands, mid-18th century; 19th century

Object Place

England or Germany or the Netherlands

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Textiles and Fashion Arts