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Maniple

This is woven with white and bright green silk and gold and silver thread. The silk used for the foundation of the metal thread is only sparsely would with silver and silver gilt. Three crosses of bright yellow, light brown and gold gimp. Narrower, but similar gimp on the sides and ends. ...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

French, Late 17th–early 18th century

Accession Number

85.308

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles