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1975

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Chasuble (Italy), 18th century

This is a Chasuble. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is silk, metal and its technique is embroidered on foundation of plain weave with continuous supplementary weft. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Frederick W. Greenfield. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Greenfield.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 108 x 75.5 cm (42 1/2 x 29 3/4 in.)

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Chasuble (Italy), 18th century; silk, metal; H x W: 108 x 75.5 cm (42 1/2 x 29 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Greenfield; 1975-53-2

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