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End of a stole or maniple

Dark red satin with the design woven with light brown, green, pink, blue and white silk, and gold thread made by winding silk with silver gilt. Only a few flowers and leaves, which are the details of the design, are shown, just enough to suggest the type to which it belongs. Edged with narrow...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian or French, Late 17th century

Accession Number

85.305

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes