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Portion of a chasuble (with 1934.3.44)
Portion of a chasuble (with 1934.3.44)
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Metal Thread; Cut And Uncut Velvet ("cisele"), Supplementary-weft Patterining
Dimensions:
76.2 x 58.4 cm (30 x 23 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1934.3.20
Acquisition Date:
1934-06-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Archer M. Huntington

ecclesiastical costume
Noted as a prime study collection piece on original entry. Worn but fairly sturdy and a good example of traditional motifs and techniques. This is an example of the fifteenth century Venetian pattern known as griccia. TD 2/04