Orphrey, "Assumption of the Virgin"

Italian
15th century


Dimensions

15 x 39 cm (5 7/8 x 15 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .39 x .15

Accession Number

96.472

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Rose satin ground, woven with blue, green and white silk, and linen thread, wound with gilded gold beaters! skin (Cyprian gold).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection