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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.


Ecclesiastical costume. Cope with ophrey, hood and morse. Stylized tulip on a stalk above a symmetrical leaf spray repeating in dense staggered rows within ogival compartments formed by stylized rosettes and leafy stalks. Yellow and white silk and metallic yarns on a red silk ground; Italy, late...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, Late 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts