Chasuble Back with an Orphrey Cro

Date: second half 15th century
Culture: Italian or Spanish; German
Medium: Chasuble Back: silk Orphrey Cross: linen plain weave embroidered with silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen.
Dimensions: 46 3/4 x 30 3/4 in. (118.7 x 78 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Ecclesiastical
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1898

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