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Cope

French(?)
18th century (?)


Object Place: France(?)

Dimensions

105 x 284 cm (41 5/16 x 111 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.710

Medium or Technique

Silk; Embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Panel in the shape of a cope. Vegetative archtectural motives. Ventral scenes of two bridges each bearing three women, in neo-classical dress, and having a small boat passing beneath. Polychrome silk and mettalic yarns on a cream silk ground. Mettalic yarn tape edging. Soiled and worn; extensive repairs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection