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Chasuble, embroidered orphrey cross
Chasuble, embroidered orphrey cross
Date:
late 15th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cut And Voided Silk Velvet, Silk, And Gold Threads
Dimensions:
114.3 x 68.6 cm (45 x 27 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1952.30
Acquisition Date:
1952-10-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Arthur Sachs

Exhibition History:

CPLH rotation 11/1995 - 8/1997

Green silk cut and voided velvet in pomegranate ferronerie design. The orphrey(Verso) shows shields with the tools of the crucifixion and two shield with coat-of-arms between the inscriptions IHRHIS and MARIA. Cross beam shows St. John and Mary Magdalene.(See remarks)