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Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk "brocade"
Dimensions:
160 x 304.8 cm (63 x 120 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1982.14.3
Acquisition Date:
1982-03-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Alan Fleishhacker through The Fine Arts Museums Foundation

ecclesiastical costume
Green silk brocade with architectural motif and gold foliage. Swags, chests and heavy floral forms in polychrome silks. Silver lacing. Very prominent 'shadow' of removed hood. Pattern in the style of Jean Revel. These fabrics were very much in vogue from 1730-1745. See also 1995.19.2