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Chasuble

A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and silvered-metal strip supplementary facing and some supplementary patterning wefts; tapes of silk, gilt-metal strips, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, inner tape: plain weave with supplementary patterning warps; edge tape: plain weave self-patterned by warp and weft floats; lined with linen, plain weave; glazed.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and silvered-metal strip supplementary facing and some supplementary patterning wefts; tapes of silk, gilt-metal strips, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, inner tape: plain weave with supplementary patterning warps; edge tape: plain weave self-patterned by warp and weft floats; lined with linen, plain weave; glazed.

Date:

16th century

Artist:

Italy

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Chasuble

Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1501–1600

Medium

Silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and silvered-metal strip supplementary facing and some supplementary patterning wefts; tapes of silk, gilt-metal strips, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, inner tape: plain weave with supplementary patterning warps; edge tape: plain weave self-patterned by warp and weft floats; lined with linen, plain weave; glazed

Dimensions

116.8 × 69.4 cm (45 7/8 × 27 1/4 in.) Repeat: 28.6 × 17.2 cm (11 1/4 × 6 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1937.1250

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