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Cope

Italian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

112 x 279 cm (44 1/8 x 109 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.79 x 1.12

Accession Number

20.928

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Deep cream colored satin ground with the design in cut velvet of the same color, consisting of conventional groups of flowers in jars, surrounded by a heavy framework forming ovals with diamonds between. Cream colored silk braid with a short fringe is sewed around the lower edge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection