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Statue robe

Probably Spanish
Probably 17th–early 18th century


Legacy dimension: a - 1.68 x 1.07 b - 2. x .09

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Pink silk woven with narrow strips of silver: on this is embroidered with gold, a design of scattered flowers, birds, rampant lions, the sun, moon, etc. A heavy bobbin lace is applied in a symmetrical design of waving lines. The remains of a pointed black outline can be seen. One piece is lined with blue silk. Part of the vestments of a figure of the Virgin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection