Requires Photography

Stole

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

243 cm (95 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: L. 2.43

Accession Number

28.110

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: green corded silk woven with strips of tarnished silver. Design: small flower enclosed in ogival framework woven with gold thread (gilded silver wound on yellow silk). Made up of small pieces. No lining or trimming.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates