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Part of a chasuble

Into the ground of corded white silk are woven narrow strips of silver. The design of houses, trees, and large flowers, is woven with yellow, pink, blue and green silk and gold thread. Lined with faded pink linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably French or Italian, Very late 17th(?)–18th century

Accession Number

93.1081

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes