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The cape of a cope

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 40 x 44.5 cm (15 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

85.356

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The ground, rose-colored satin, with the design, IHS and three Cherubim woven with yellow silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales