Chasuble (Front)

A work made of silk, plain weave; embroidered in silk, gilt-metal strip, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in double running, satin, and padded satin stitches; laid work and couching; paillettes.

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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; embroidered in silk, gilt-metal strip, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in double running, satin, and padded satin stitches; laid work and couching; paillettes.

Date:

1701/25

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Chasuble (Front)

Origin

Italy

Date

1701–1725

Medium

Silk, plain weave; embroidered in silk, gilt-metal strip, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in double running, satin, and padded satin stitches; laid work and couching; paillettes

Dimensions

93.6 × 64.3 cm (36 7/8 × 25 3/8 in.) lining: 96.1 × 65.5 cm (37 7/8 × 25 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Cyrus Hall McCormick through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1894.1099a

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