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Part of a chasubule

Woven with violet and white silk and narrow strips of silver. The close design of conventional flowers is ourlined with violet. Trimmed with yellow silk gimp and lined with grayish brown linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th(?)–early 17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts