Chasuble, Stole, and Maniple

A work made of silk, warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; watered (moiré); underlaid with linen, plain weave; embroidered with gilt-metal strips, spangles, pieces, and wire, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk (file and frisé), in laid work, couching, padded couching, and french knots; edged with gilt-metal-strips and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, bobbin-made tapes.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; watered (moiré); underlaid with linen, plain weave; embroidered with gilt-metal strips, spangles, pieces, and wire, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk (file and frisé), in laid work, couching, padded couching, and french knots; edged with gilt-metal-strips and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, bobbin-made tapes.

Date:

Late 17th/early 18th century

Artist:

France or Italy

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Title

Chasuble, Stole, and Maniple

Origin

France

Date

1675–1725

Medium

Silk, warp-faced, weft-ribbed plain weave; watered (moiré); underlaid with linen, plain weave; embroidered with gilt-metal strips, spangles, pieces, and wire, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk (file and frisé), in laid work, couching, padded couching, and French knots; edged with gilt-metal-strips and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, bobbin-made tapes

Dimensions

a: 112 × 75 cm (44 1/8 × 29 1/2 in.) b: 209 × 23.2 cm (82 1/4 × 9 1/8 in.) c: 50.7 × 22.2 cm (20 × 8 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1987.324a-c

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