Chasuble and stoles Place of origin: Birmingham, England (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Pugin, born 1812 - died 1852 (designer) Powell, Lucy (probably, maker) Materials and Techniques: Silk damask with applied metal and silk embroidery
Vestment, 1675-99, Italian.Ecclesiastical garments were meant to contribute to the sense of mystery and awe associated with worship; this beautifully crafted chasuble exemplifies that practice. @ The Met, click on picture for other views.
Marian chasuble Property of: Uppsala cathedral, Uppland Period: Late medieval/1450s−1460s Made in: Sweden or Northern Europe Material: Metal wire, silk, freshwater pearls, linen Chasuble embroidered overall with metal wires, silk thread and freshwater pearls, all but three of which are now missing. The late-medieval design of this chasuble has been heavily modified with the passing years.