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Part of a chasuble

White satin ground on which is a design of ogival frameworks composed of flowers, leaves, stems and crowns, and enclosing vases of flowers. The design, like the ground is white. Trimmed with gold gimp and lace and lined with red silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, Late 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.1079

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes