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Chasuble

A work made of silk, plain weave; appliquéd with linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in chain, individual back, running, and stem stitches; spangles; edged with silk, warp-faced cut weft fringe; lined with silk, plain weave.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; appliquéd with linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in chain, individual back, running, and stem stitches; spangles; edged with silk, warp-faced cut weft fringe; lined with silk, plain weave.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

England

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Title

Chasuble

Origin

England

Date

Made 1601–1700

Medium

Silk, plain weave; appliquéd with linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in chain, individual back, running, and stem stitches; spangles; edged with silk, warp-faced cut weft fringe; lined with silk, plain weave

Dimensions

123 × 75.2 cm (48 1/2 × 29 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. John D. Farwell III

Reference Number

1974.400

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