Wednesday, April 18, 2012

A Unique Black Chasuble

Yesterday we showed readers a conical chasuble of the 13th century. Today I wished to show you a unique black vestment. Sadly, I do not have any further details around its particular dates, though it is presumably 17th or 18th century.


Some of you may recognize this chasuble as being similar to the 17th century Kremsmünster chasuble:


(See larger version here)