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Orphrey

Italian
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 41.5 x 8 cm (16 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.625

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red satin ground; design of standing figures, woven with linen thread wound with gilded parchment and white and green silk. Similar to no. 195, page 100, in Collection d’ Anciennes d’ Étoffes réunies et déscrites par Mme. Isabelle Errera, Bruxelles, 1901.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection