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Half of a chasuble

Corded red silk ground with rows of conventional flowers and leaves placed close together wo as to give an all over effect, woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of gold. Trimmed with gold gimp, and lined with yellow linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

93.1080

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes