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Stole

probaby Italian
17th–18th century


Accession Number

30.180

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White corded silk woven with thin strips of silver, now much worn, embroidered with three gold crosses, with conventionalized floral pattern at each end two leaf sprays between each cross. The embroidery is couched gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk), flat gilded silver, and gilded spangles. The trimming has been ripped off the ends. Stained and worn. Like 30.181.

Credit Line

Gift of E. Royall Tyler