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Chasuble Front (unmade-up), 18th century

This is a Chasuble front (unmade-up). It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk and its technique is plain weave with supplementary warp floats and discontinuous supplementary weft floats. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 109 x 63 cm (42 15/16 x 24 13/16 in.)

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Chasuble Front (unmade-up), 18th century; Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badía (Spanish, 1840–1899); silk; H x W: 109 x 63 cm (42 15/16 x 24 13/16 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-787

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