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Red velvet; the design is distinguished from the ground by a narrow line of red satin; the design consists of large leaf-like forms enclosing symmetrical groups of conventional flowers. The design of the ophrey, which consists of six saints, is couched with colored silks and much tranished gold...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th century

Dimensions

293 cm (115 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.93

Accession Number

96.52

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes