CSA Western Event: Mission Vestments at the de Saisset Museum

Mission Period Ecclesiastical Vestments from the de Saisset Museum Permanent Collection and Annual Membership Meeting
November 10, 2012

de Saisset Museum, 500 el Camino Real, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

Join us for a presentation and tours of the richly-textured, exotic and clandestine histories of the Vestment and Liturgical Garments used in Alta California’s Missions. Guest speaker Elise Yvonne Rousseau will discuss their worldly origins, spanning more than two centuries and four continents.

Photo credits: Elise Yvonne Rousseau – ACdR 2001. 17th c. metallic banana silk brocade – Phillipines, 16th c. silk brocade, with metallic braid trim – Spain, 18th c. silk brocade – Mexico City, Nueva Espania, 18th c. flat silk embroidery – Peking, China

Reservations must be received by Nov. 1, 2012

Tickets include lunch:
• CSA Members $30
• CSA Student Member(s) $20
• Non-Member(s) $40
• Student Non-Member(s) $25
• Special: SCU Student and Faculty/Staff Non-Members
With lunch $25
Without lunch $15

Download the registration form to sign up and get information about the schedule, lunch, directions and special hotel rates.

Registration Form

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