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Maniple

Rose-colored ground, on which is a large design, only small parts of which show. Woven with yellow, blue, green and white silk, and fine silver and gold thread, the metal threads are made by winding silk thread with thin silver and silver gilt. Across the ends is a narrow gold and yellow silk...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

French or possibly Italia, Late 17th century

Accession Number

85.306

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes