This is a Chasuble. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is silk, linen, metal and its technique is flame (brick, florentine, bargello) stitch embroidery on loosely woven canvas bound together by silver trimming; lined. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 100 x 67 cm (39 3/8 x 26 3/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Chasuble (Italy); silk, linen, metal; H x W: 100 x 67 cm (39 3/8 x 26 3/8 in.); 1960-85-2