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Cope

Cope with orphrey and hood. orphrey; Italian compound weave based on Turkish designs. Reapeating pairs of curved stylized leaves with serrated edges from compartments containing a chintimari and a paired wavy parallel line (leopard spots and tiger stripes) motif. Red satin weave silk ground with...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 18th–19th century

Accession Number

46.723

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles