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Maniple

Red satin ground: the design of a bunch of conventional flowers and leaves of angular drawing, is woven with yellow silk. Sewed onto it are three crosses of gimp and a fringe of red silk and gold thread. Lined with white linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

98.130

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes