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Bethany cope

Pale gold silk damask ground, green damask orphreys with appliqued embroidered and couched design in silk and metallic threads of lilies. Annunciation on front, two doves, Infant Jesus, Virgin Mary, angels, ox and ass with flowering lily tree on hood on back. Blue and gold corded edging with...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, by exchange

English (London), Early 20th century

Object Place

London, England

Accession Number

1996.9

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd silk damask, appliquéd and embroidered with silk and metallic threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes