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Half of a Chasuble

Italian, 18th Century, half of chasuble, probably the back. Two pieces of cream colored satin, seamed vertically. Symmetrical pattern showing rocaille and foliate scrolls interspersed with flowering stalks and garlands, painted in many colors. Satin worn in places; a few holes and breaks. Many...

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Warren Thaxter

Italian, 18th century

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Silk; Painted


Textiles and Fashion Arts