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dalmatic (church tunic)
  • Italy or France
  • dalmatic (church tunic), 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy or France
  • silk, linen, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 106.7 x 137.2 cm
    Object Length/Width: 42 x 54 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2832

Shin-length tunic of cream-colored silk with multicolored silk and gold-wrapped threads, pink linen lining. It has elongated c- and s- shapes and ribbony flower tendrils and leaves accented by flower bunches. It has silver and gold embroidery.