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Part of a chasuble

Corden green silk ground, with a scattered design of conventional flowers, leaves, etc. woven with bright blue and deep pink silk, and silver and gold thread. Pieced in the middle; on the edge is a narrow braided lace of yellow silk wound with silver gilt.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.326

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes