Cope hood

Italian
Early 18th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

56 x 59 cm (22 1/16 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.1073

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered hood, corded cream colored silk ground, with design of plant on which grow stylized flowers in several shades of pinkish-orange, violet, blue, green, yellow, and black silk, tarnished silver fringe on three sdies, one ornamental button covered with pink silk and silver thread; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Newbold