Chasuble Front with an Orphrey Band

15th century

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Chasuble Front with an Orphrey Band
  • Date Created: 15th century
  • Physical Dimensions: 33 1/8 x 21 1/4 in. (84.1 x 54 cm)
  • Type: Chasuble front with orphrey band
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/461400
  • Medium: Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk plain weave, brocaded with gilt metal thread. Binding tape: cotton plain weave Lining: linen plain weave, glazed Front Orphrey band: silk, linen, and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: Italian, Spanish or Turkish, German

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