Chasuble Back (England), 15th century
This is a Chasuble back. It is dated 15th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is embroidered and appliquéd on supplementary warp pile (velvet) in plain weave foundation, cut and voided. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
John Pierpont Morgan.
It is credited
Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 135.3 x 61 cm (53 1/4 x 24 in.)
Cite this object as
Chasuble Back (England), 15th century; silk, metallic; H x W: 135.3 x 61 cm (53 1/4 x 24 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-653