Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Chasuble

Date:
early 18th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk satin embroidered with silk and metal thread; metal lace
Dimensions:
L. 45 3/4 x W. 29 in. (116.2 x 73.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel Stiefel, 1938
Accession Number:
38.86.6
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 506
The medallion on the front shows Saint Joseph with the Christ Child. The Annunciation is depicted on the back.
Mrs. Samuel Stiefel (until 1938; to MMA)
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