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Piece of brocade

Italian
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 42 x 23 cm (16 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.397

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The design consists of a panel showing the “Annunciation” cut to form the hood of a cope. Under the cornice of the portico behind the figure of the Virgin is the inscription “Ave. Maria. Grazia. P.” Like 24.396 except for the inscription.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection