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The cape of a cope

The ground, rose-colored satin, with the design, IHS and three Cherubim woven with yellow silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th century

Accession Number

85.356

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes