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Front of a chasuble

Yellow satin ground; the design of conventional leaves, flowers and stems forming an ogival framwork, enclosing conventional cone-like forms made up of flowers and leaves is woven with white linen. Parts of the design are detailed with squares and triangles. Trimmed with yellow silk. Lined...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th century design, workmanship perhaps later

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Textiles and Fashion Arts