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Cope

Deep cream colored satin ground with the design in cut velvet of the same color, consisting of conventional groups of flowers in jars, surrounded by a heavy framework forming ovals with diamonds between. Cream colored silk braid with a short fringe is sewed around the lower edge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

20.928

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes