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Hood of a cope

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Red satin ground; the design of scrolling acanthus-like leaves and flowers is woven with white silk, edged with gold gimp and fringe. Lined with pink linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian or French, Probably 18th century

Dimensions

67 x 57 cm (26 3/8 x 22 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .57 x .67 including the fringe

Accession Number

93.1082

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes