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Maniple

Heavy linen on which is worked with couching and laid-work, a design of flowers of bright yellow, golden brown, green, blue and pink silk, and raised crosses etc. of gold thread. The ground pf the design is covered with silver thread couched in a diamond pattern. Trimmed with gold lace and...

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Provenance

Purchased by the donor of J. Pallotti

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

85.309

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes