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Orphrey

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 27.5 x 32 cm (10 13/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.473

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woven with red, green and yellow silk, and linen thread, wound with gilded gold beaters’ skin (Cyprian gold). IHS and Cherubim. Pieced. Like 96.477 a and b and 93.774 a and b, but smaller in scale than 96.477 a and b.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection