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Stole

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length 2.545 across middle .175 across ends .33

Accession Number

28.113

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: yellowish green silk, originally covered with thin strips of silver (now worned and tarnished) Design: scrolling vine woven with yellowish green silk, tarnished silver thread (silver wound on white silk) and gold thread (gilded silver wound on yettow silk). Edged with tarnished silver galoon. Fringe at each end, lined.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates