Fragment of orphrey
early 16th century
29.3 x 19 cm (11 9/16 x 7 1/2 in. )
Medium or Technique
Silk, linen, metallic threads; embroidery
Not On View
Unidentified saint, standing under arch surmounted by square tower, worked with blue, green, yellowish green, neutral yellow, black and light silk and gold thread in couched stitches. Coarse work, badly worn and mended.
Gift of E. Royall Tyler