Previous Next

Korallen - Kasel

1. Hälfte 18. Jahrhundert

 

 

Korallen - Kasel

Rich gold embroidery work on a silver lamé ground with coral beads and paillettes: ascending, symmetrical pattern over the whole width. Broad, sweeping, leaflike decoration extends from a vase and from a fan of leaves upon valanced drapery. From these branch out cornucopiae with ears of wheat or flowers. The rows of coral beads follow most of the contours and outer edges. The central orphrey is enclosed by a row of coral beads and gold embroidery. This chasuble is an individual piece with a matching stole and maniple.

Currently not displayed.

Object data

Object Name

Parament

Culture

Herstellung: Italienisch

Dated

1. Hälfte 18. Jahrhundert

Material

Silberlamé, Seide, Lahn; Goldstickerei, Korallen

Dimensions

106 cm × 73 cm

Image rights

Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Geistliche Schatzkammer

Inv. No.

Schatzkammer, GS A 51 b

Kunst & Patenschaft

This object is still without a Art Patron. Accept the patronage and make sure that this cultural treasure is preserved for future generations.
Your donation is a direct and sustainable contribution to the scientific documentation, research, restoration, and presentation of the artworks of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

Become an art patron