Pair of cuffs
Object Place: Greece
16.5 x 27 cm (6 1/2 x 10 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin with silk and gold-colored wrapped and strip metallic threads and spangles, silk thread, silk and gold-colored woven tape, and paper backing
Not On View
Ecclesiastical Costume. Epimanika (Dalmatic Cuffs). The Annunciation. Medallion, surrounded by dense stylized blossoms on thin, intertwining stalks, with (a) the angel Gabriel holding a lily and (b) the Virgin Mary. Metal wires and strips plus silk ground. Metallic yarn tape border (bottom edge missing on (a) ). Good condition.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection